Private, Inf., Co. F, 56th Pioneers. Born in Moore County May 23, 1897; son of J. R. and A. B. Horner. Entered the service at Carthage, N.C., Aug. 8, 1918. Sent to Camp Wadsworth, S. C. Sailed for France Sept. 13, 1918. Fought at Meuse-Argonne. Mustered out of the service at Camp Lee, Va., July 6, 1919.