Sergt., Co. C, 5th Anti-Air Craft Div. Born in Guilford County Jan. 8, 1895; son of W. L. and Cora Horney. Husband of Mrs. Lydia Horney. Entered the service at High Point, N.C., July 25, 1917. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C. Transferred to Camp Wadsworth S. C., and from there to Camp Upton. Sailed for France Oct. 13, 1918. Landed in the USA Jan. 16, 1919, at Newport News, Va. Mustered out of the service at Camp Wadsworth, S. C., Jan. 30, 1919.