Ernest Layfette Horton, Jr.

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army

HOMETOWN
Abilene, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN WITH THE 33RD ARMORED ENGINEER BATTALION, 7TH ARMORED DIVISION, IN ACTION IN BELGIUM DURING DECEMBER 1944. AWARDED THE SILVER STAR FOR GALLANTRY IN ACTION.