Captain

Robert Wilbur Smith

2 July 1944 – 17 April 1970

rwsmithOn 17 April 1970, Major Loel F. Rexroad and (then) Lieutenant Robert W. Smith were killed when their F-4 crashed in Binh Dinh Province, South Vietnam, during a Close Air Support mission. Both bodies were recovered. Lt. Smith was postumously promoted to Captain.

View Captain Smith’s page at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund HERE and his page at the Virtual Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall HERE.