WILLIAM R. KENT, III, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Kent, III '49

Date of birth: November 3, 1926

Date of death: September 11, 1951

Age: 24

Lucky Bag

From the 1949 Lucky Bag:


Loss

William was lost when his "fighter plane" crashed near Corpus Christi, Texas, on September 11, 1951.

He is not mentioned in the 1949 Class History. He is buried in the Forest Hills Cemetery in Birmingham, Alabama.


Class of 1949

William is one of 40 members of the Class of 1949 in Memorial Hall.