Title: Charles Edward Epp

Description: Portrait of Charles Edward Epp, a 2nd Lt. in the U. S. Marine Air Corps. Epp was born on September 20, 1923, in Kansas City, Missouri and enlisted in the Navy V-5 program in June 1942. He was called to active duty in September and after earning his wings, he was transferred to the U. S. Marine Air Corps. He died on August 30, 1943, during a practice flight with his Bomber Training Unit.

Date: Circa 1942

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.

Collection: Gold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095

Location: SC68, p. 9

Subject: World War II

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Epp, Charles Edward

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020614

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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