Stories tagged: Gulf War
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017
Past opinions provide perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Consolidation, Jan. 20, 1919
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 4:51 p.m.
Echoes of 1991 Gulf War linger on in Mideast, analysis shows
The 1991 Gulf War saw only 100 hours of ground fighting as U.S. forces entered Kuwait to end the Iraqi occupation, but echoes of that conflict have lingered for decades …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2012
Missing records frustrate veterans
A strange thing happened when Christopher DeLara filed for disability benefits after his tour in Iraq: The U.S. Army said it had no records showing he had ever been overseas. …
Sat., April 10, 2010, 1:43 p.m.
Captives for freedom
When it comes to telling tales, Lt. Col. Dale Storr is used to winning the day. After all, the Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt pilot was shot down in the Gulf …
Mon., Aug. 3, 2009
Gulf War pilot’s remains found
WASHINGTON – Navy pilot Michael “Scott” Speicher was shot down over the Iraq desert on the first night of the Gulf War in 1991 and it was there he apparently …