|Posted By:||anna geis|
|Subject:||Willis Epperson drowns while saving sister on Susitna River in Alaska|
|Post Date:||July 30, 2010 at 20:05:18|
|Forum:||Alaska Genealogy Forum|
Willis Epperson is listed as a Heroic person in Alaska.
I had heard he drowned in a river, but it looks like he drowned while saving his sister on the Susitna River in Alaska in 1929. This story was publicized nationally.
Has anyone heard of this story?