Release No: 405-96
June 29, 1996
The Department of the Air Force confirmed the hometowns of
two more of the previously announced victims of Tuesday's
bombing. Staff Sgt. Ronald L. King, hometown Battlecreek, Mich.,
and Airman 1st Class Brian W. McVeigh, hometown Debary, Fla.
King was assigned to Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., and McVeigh was
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.