William Robb Kimbro
Second Lieutenant Kimbro was the pilot of a F-80C Shooting Star fighter interceptor with the 25th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, 51st Fighter Interceptor Group. December 12, 1950, while on a combat mission, his aircraft received a direct hit by anti-aircraft fire over Sinuiju Airfield, North Korea and spun in. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.

  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Date of birth:
  • 28 January 1928
  • Date of death: 12 December 1950
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Air Force
  • Division/Assignment: 25th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, 51st Fighter Interceptor Group
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Middle Panel
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