|Name||Robinson, Paul K.|
|Branch||U.S. Air Force|
|High School||Galion Senior High School, Galion, OH|
|High School Activities||Football, Basketball, Baseball, Track, President Natl Honor Society|
|Post High School||College of Wooster, Wooster, OH - 2 semesters|
|Academy Experiences||Football(2), Baseball(2), 4th Gp Cmdr, Sq Tng. Off, Honor Rep, Ski Club, Forum, Squash, Gun Club, Math ClubSupt's list(7), Dean's List((4). Comm's List(4). Graduated with Distinguished Graduate Honors.|
|Academic Degree Major||BS - Basic Science USAFA 1962, MA - Intl Rel - Inst de Politiques (France) 1971. Graduated with "laueat" honors
SOS(C), AFSC(C), ICAF(C)|
|Active Duty Assignments Before Capture||Stu Plt Tng. Williams AFB, AZ.
Plt.F-100 4517 CCTWg. Luke AFB, AZ.
Plt.F-100 493rd TFSq. RAF Lakenheath AB. England
Plt.F-100;F-100F, For Air Cntr;Cmdr Sabre Oper. 308th TFSq Tuy Hoa Ab RVN
Language Inst. Monteray, CA.
Olmstead Scholar, Paris Fr.
Plt, F-4,Korat AB Thai|
|Combat Information||First SEA tour (F-100F) 1967-1968. Completed over 250 missions as "Misty FAC"
Second SEA Tour (F-4E)Commenced 10 Jan, 1972|
|Capture Mission||On 1 July, 1972, F-4E was shot down by two surface-to-air missiles (SAMs). Both crew members safely ejected just north of Hanoi and were immediately captured.|
|MIA Information and Dates||N/A Captured on shoot-down|
|POW Locations and Dates||Various location in Hanoi area North Vietnam|
|Rank at Capture||Maj|
|Rank at Release||Maj|
|Military and Civilian Jobs after Release||OFC SecDef-Leg Liaison, Dep CMDr OPs 81st TFWg, RAF Bentwaters/Woodbridge, ENG. Stu. NatlWArClg, Ft.McNair, Washington DC,V-Wg Cmdr, 602 TAIRCWg, Bergstrom AFB, TX, Cmdr.355th TTWg, Davis-Monthan AFB. AZ. DepDir FceDep,DCS Plans, HQ USAF, Pentagon, Wash. DC, ViceCmdr, TacAirWarCent, Nellis AFB, NV. 1st Interstate Bank,LasVegas, NV. VicePres Armed Forces Bank, Colorado Springs, CO.|
|Aeronautical Speciality Rating||Command Pilot|
|Notable Military & Civilian Decorations & Awards||SS(2), LM(4), DFC(5),BS(2), PH(2), MSM, AM(29), AFCM|
|Comments||Retired Col (O-6) 1 July, 1988|