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Col Robin Bruce Epler
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Birth: Jun. 9, 1908
Brooklyn
Poweshiek County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1944
Crestview
Okaloosa County
Florida, USA

Robin served as a Colonel and Deputy Commander, Air Proving Ground, Eglin Field, during World War II.

He resided in Harford County, Maryland prior to the war.

He died in the "Line Of Duty" in the crash of A-20G-10-DO Havoc, 42-54016, one mile North East of Crestview, Florida during the war.

Service # O-019266
 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Jules Epler (1880 - 1976)
  Claudia Blanche Parmenter Epler (1887 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Robin Bruce Epler (1908 - 1944)
  Stephen Edward Epler (1909 - 1997)*
  Irene Lulu Epler Vickers (1911 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 3, Site: 1783-A
 
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49178925
Col Robin Bruce Epler
Added by: Paul Hays
 
Col Robin Bruce Epler
Added by: Paul Hays
 
Col Robin Bruce Epler
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Feb. 20, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Mar. 20, 2012
Col. Robin B. Epler, deputy commander (Technical) of the Air Proving Ground, Eglin Field, is killed this date in crash of A-20G-10-DO Havoc, 42-54016, one mile NE of Crestview, Florida. Auxiliary Field No. 7 is named in his honor.
- grave hunter
 Added: May. 29, 2010
 
 
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