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army officer

William Edward Horton, American army officer. Served in Spanish-American War, participating in charge of San Juan Hill; Mason.

Background

Horton, William Edward was born on June 28, 1868 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of William Edward and Josephine Julia (Clarke) Horton.

Education

Graduate high sch.

Career

Assistant to q; general for 4 years from Aug. Officer Legion of Honor and Grand Cross Order Nichan El Anouar (France). Officer Order of White Eagle (Serbia).

Officer Mil; president and treas.

Membership

Served in Spanish-American War, participating in charge of San Juan Hill.

Connections

father:
William Edward Horton

mother:
Josephine Julia (Clarke) Horton