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John Horner

Date of death: 20.11.1915
Area: Crofton
Regiment: King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Family information: Husband of Lily Horner of Otley
Rank: Private
Service number: 2669

War Service

2669 Private John Horner was born in Crofton and enlisted in the 1st/5th Battalion KOYLI at Doncaster. He was killed in action in France / Flanders on 20th November 1915, aged 31. He is remembered at Hagle Dump Cemetery.

A gap in the brick wall leads to the cemetery and the Cross of Sacrifice is prominent behind the gap Hagle Dump Cemetery

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