Release No: 404-96
June 28, 1996
The Department of the Air Force confirmed the hometowns of
three more of the previously announced victims in Tuesday's
bombing. Senior Airman Jeremy A. Taylor, hometown Rosehill,
Kan.; Airman 1st Class Joseph E. Rimkus, hometown Edwardsville,
Ill. Both were assigned to Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.; and
Airman 1st Class Joshua E. Woody, hometown Corning, Calif.. All
three were assigned to Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.
Nineteen Air Force members were killed and 64 remain
hospitalized from the terrorist bombing of the Khobar Towers near
King Abdul Aziz Air Base, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.