U.S. Navy Hospital CorpsmanĀ 2nd Class Nathan Horning is halfway through his second deployment to Afghanistan. He currently advises the Afghan National Army Medical personnel in Helmand Province on issues such as combat medicine, routine clinical practices, and medical logistics. He celebrated his 27th birthday Wednesday.

Horning is the son of David and Janice Horning of rural Astoria and is married to Jasmine Horning of Portland.

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