Title: William P. Wilbur

Description: Portrait of William P. Wilbur, a Lieutenant in the U. S. Army. Wilbur was born on September 10, 1917 in Miami, Florida, and in 1928, his family moved to Kansas City, Missouri. In February 1941, Wilbur enlisted in the U. S. Army and he died on July 27, 1943 while in combat at the Rendova Island during the campaign for the capture of the Munda Air Field.

Date: Circa 1941

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 2 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.

Collection: Gold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095

Location: SC68, p. 23

Subject: World War II

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Wilbur, WIlliam P.

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020621

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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