Heinrich Wilhelm von Horn
(31.10.1762 - 31.10.1829)
place of birth:  Warmbrunn, Niederschlesien  (Cieplice Slaskie-Zdroj)

Königreich Preußen:  KG,  Generallieutenant


General von Horn served in the Prussian Army
under King Friedrich Wilhelm III. He was born in Lower Silesia, the son of Johann Christian von Horn and Maria Becker. He commanded a brigade under General Yorck von Wartenburg, which took part in the Russian Patriotic War of 1812, and also saw action in the War of the Sixth Coalition in 1813. He ultimately was appointed commander of VII. Army Corps headquartered in Münster, a posting he held until his death in October 1829.


Generallieutenant ............ 30.03.1817

Pour le Mérite .................... 06.06.1794  (Eichenlaub:  08.12.1813)