33patchThis memorial was dedicated on June 25, 1997 to the twelve airmen from the 33rd Fighter Wing who lost their lives at the Khobar Towers, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia as a result of the terrorist bombing on June 25, 1996.

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General Richard Hawley, Colonel Gary Dylewski (both seated) and Chaplain, Colonel LaVerne Schueller

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The lighting of the Eternal Flame by Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Cochran

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On June 25th, 2000, the seven other airmen killed at Khobar Towers were added at the base of the Eternal Flame.   EM07 EM06 EM05 EM04 EM03 EM02