Age 20. Volunteered U.S. Army February 25, 1941. Killed November 23, 1944 in Germany. Attended Stair Tech School, Baptist Church. Son of Mrs. Annie Horner, 2124 Linden Ave., Knoxville, TN.
Buried on November 10, 1948 in Knoxville National Cemetery (Section A Site 5865). Sgt Horner was initially buried at the American War Cemetery Margraten in the Netherlands.