Henry Hepfner

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Family Info: Henry was my father's cousin. Henry's mother's name was Lydia and My father's name is Alex
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Service Number: 16031228
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 792nd
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Location of Unit: Tinian
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Awards: Air Medal; Purple Heart
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Rank Upon Discharge: Corporal
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-63536 Mammy Yokum
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His plane was shot down May 25, 1945 and the entire crew went down in the north pacific close to 2100N-14248E which is south of Japan approximately 500-800 miles.
Henry Hepfner's name is listed on the “Tablets of the Missing” at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
I don't know hardly anything about my relative. I have just started to look into his service history and where he may have been lost. His status is still, “missing.”

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