World War II and Sold

Homes of the Kitchen Industry

World War II and Sold

Nappanee, Indiana 46550, United States

Created By: Nappanee Public Library


During World War II, Coppes built fuel tanks for B-25s and B-26s, roof sections for GI housing, ammunition boxes, bomb racks, tent floors and motor mounts for life rafts. In 1944, Coppes purchased the Lamb and Greene building for the Nappanee Milling Company.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Homes of the Kitchen Industry


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