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Please Help batch file find a specific word and show word on next line

Please Help batch file find a specific word and show word on next line

Please Help batch file find a specific word and show word on next line

(OP)
I need to find a word (which would be %username%)
in a text file and then display the next line
(which would be the users name)

Text file ex.

N123456 44
Nameof User0
N123457 44
Nameof User1
N123458 39 <---- Find N123458 which is %Username%
Nameof User2 <---- then echo the next line full name of User
N123459 38
Nameof User3
N123450 39
Nameof User4

Search file for N123458 and then echo Nameof User2

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