Re:searching for info on Henry Hepfner
I show a Cpl Henry Hepfner serving with the 792 BS, 468 BG, 58BW, 20 AF, West Field, Tinian and was lost on 5/26/1945 on a mission to Tokyo; Missing Air Crew Report: 14518; Aircraft Type: B-29-25-BA; Aircraft Name: Superfortress; Aircraft Tail #: 42-63536; Aircraft Nickname: Mammy Yokum. All members of the crew were never recovered and they are listed on the Tablets of the Missing at Honolulu with the exception of the Right Waist Gunner who is on the Tablets at Manila, Philippines ? Why I don't know.
Johnson, James H Capt Pilot Brogdon, Henry G Jr TSgt Left Waist Gunner Kent, Francis T Sgt Tail Gunner Hepfner, Henry Cpl Radio Operator Lurie, Donald M 1Lt Bombardier Bollerud, Howard 1Lt Navigator Noelle, Arthur F MSgt Flight Engineer Inman, Grover A Sgt Radio Operator Holst, Harold D 1Lt Co-Pilot Pastick, Richard D Sgt CFC Gunner Locklar, Homer B Sgt Right Waist Gunner