Welcome home, Captain Speicher

Find in Iraq solves mystery of Navy captain shot down in ’91 – CNN.com
WASHINGTON (CNN) — The remains of the first American shot down in the 1991 Persian Gulf War have been uncovered, the U.S. Department of Defense announced Sunday.

Rest is peace, and peace to his family.  After what they’ve been through, they deserve this closure, and rest.


  1. Guy I used to work with at EDS, his name eludes me at the moment- flew with Speicher.

    Naval aviator- still used his unit coffee mug. I forget what aircraft- A-4s, A-6s?