Epperhart, Ernest Elmo (P2, C2, L16)
Technical Sergeant 5 Ernest E. Epperhart was born 27 September 1921, at Manbar, West Virginia. He enlisted in Company G, 149th Infantry, Kentucky National Guard at Ashland on 26 October 1940. At the time of enlistment he was living at Morehead, Rowan County, Kentucky.
He was inducted into federal service on 18 January 1941. While on active duty he was transferred to the 255th Infantry, 63rd Infantry Division. This was the unit he was serving with at the time of his death on 16 February 1945. He is buried in the Mount Pisgah Cemetery, Bluestone, Rowan County, Kentucky.