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WAR IN THE GULF: Scud Attack; Scud Missile Hits a U.S. Barracks, Killing 27

WAR IN THE GULF: Scud Attack; Scud Missile Hits a U.S

Feb 26, 1991 · A version of this article appears in print on February 26, 1991, on Page A00001 of the National edition with the headline: WAR IN THE GULF: Scud …

Iraqi Missile Slams Into GIs’ Barracks; 27 Killed : Scud

Iraqi Missile Slams Into GIs’ Barracks; 27 Killed : Scud attack: 98 are hurt in the deadliest such strike of the war. Quarters were for Pennsylvania reserve unit.

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CASUALTIES AND DAMAGE FROM SCUD ATTACKS IN THE …

CASUALTIES AND DAMAGE FROM SCUD ATTACKS IN THE 1991 GULF WAR1 INTRODUCTION The proliferation of ballistic missiles has in recent y ears become a major international security concern. This increased concern is in part due to the highly visible role played by Iraqi Scud missiles during the 1991 Persian Gulf War.

Scud Smashes Barracks; 27 Killed, 98 Injured – newsok.com

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia (AP) In the worst Scud attack of the Gulf War, an Iraqi missile on Monday demolished a barracks housing about 100 American soldiers.

Scud Blasts U.s. Barracks – 27 Soldiers Killed, 98 Injured

KHOBAR CITY, SAUDI ARABIA — An Iraqi Scud missile hit a makeshift U.S. barracks Monday night, killing at least 27 American military personnel and wounding 98, according to the U.S. military.

Iraqi Missile Slams Into GIs’ Barracks; 27 Killed : Scud

Flaming debris from an Iraqi Scud missile slammed into a makeshift barracks full of U.S. troops near here Monday night, killing at least 27 soldiers and injuring 98 in a fierce explosion and fire, (Page 2 of 2)

Incoming! Surviving SCUD Attacks in Dhahran – Association

At that, people said, well, the oil market’s calmed down, the oil prices fell, the ARAMCO Americans went to work. And that was it…. Then there was a SCUD hit just before the end of the war that hit American military…, hit the barracks, which was about a mile from the consulate general. It …

Scud – Wikipedia

The Scud was also used as a punitive weapon, striking areas that were held by the resistance. In March 1991, shortly after the town of Khost was captured, it was hit by a Scud attack. On 20 April 1991, the marketplace of Asadabad was hit by two Scuds, that killed 300 and wounded 500 inhabitants.

Type: Tactical ballistic missile