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Eppers, George Valentine
EPPERS, GEORGE VALENTINE - - - Private
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Eppers; born July 31, 1895,
Kenosha County, Wis. Family later moved to Elkhart County,
Ind. Fireman, New York Central Railroad. Entered service
June 15, 1918, Elkhart, Ind. Sent to Detroit, Mich.; assigned
to 9th Motor Supply Train, Company D. Died of influenza
December 9, 1918, while home on furlough, Elkhart, Ind.
Buried in Catholic Cemetery, Elkhart, Ind.
Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of the Indiana Men and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918, published by the Indiana Historical Commission, 1921