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Everett T Epps

Military

Service

People

  • Murdoch Campbell

    Military | Major | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Arthur McDonald

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • William Peck

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Charles Prindle

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aerial Gunner | 416th Bomb Group

  • Edward Renth

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

  • Marion Street

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 416th Bomb Group

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 43-9211

    A-20 Havoc
    Shot down by AA fire during attack on Montdidier airfield. Pilot 1Lt Michael E. Kleopfel was KIA, both gunners POW.

  • 43-9673

    A-20 Havoc
    Shot down by AA fire near Le Ponchel on a mission to Frevent, France on 8 August 1944. Pilot 1Lt Peter Dontas KIA, gunner SSgt Arthur L. Nielsen KIA and mechanic/gunner SSgt William Edward Fields POW. MACR 7794

  • 43-9189 Winsome Winnie

    A-20 Havoc
    Written off after crash landing due to engine troubles at Parkhold Farm near Gosfield, Essex on 11 July 1944. Pilot Lt. Walter L. Pentilla was killed.

  • 43-9226

    A-20 Havoc

Associated Place

  • Wethersfield

    Military site : airfield
    Planned in 1942 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Wethersfield was then supposed to be loaned to the RAF in 1943, but was re-allocated to the Ninth Air Force by the time it was complete. Built during 1943-44, it had three concrete runways, 49 loop...

  • Melun

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Hutchinson, Kansas 11 March 1924
Lived in Phillips, Texas 30 June 1942

2045 Devonia

First 416th BG Combat Mission Poix Airfield, France 3 March 1944
Final 416th BG Combat Mission Haguenau, France 17 November 1944

Flew 69 combat missions

Died Urbana, Illinois 18 May 2000
Buried Danforth, Illinois 21 May 2000

Danforth Cemetery
Danforth, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 March 2021 01:55:29 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.416th.com/missions/LoadingList.html
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44040_10_00...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/36590878/everett-thomas-epps

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