On 25 February, 1991, an Iraqi Scud missile hit a U.S. Armed Forces barracks that housed soldiers in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Twenty-eight soldiers were killed and 99 wounded.
This missile fragment was retrieved from the location of the barracks.
Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.
Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.