Four pilots were among the first U.S. servicemen reported missing in action after Operation Desert Storm missions to bomb Iraq:
- Navy Lt. Cmdr. Michael Scott Speicher, 33, of Jacksonville, Fla.- Navy Lt. Robert Wetzel, 30, originally from Metuchen, N.J.
- Navy Lt. Jeffrey N. Zaun, 28, from Cherry Hill, N.J.
- Air Force Lt. Col. Donnie R. Holland, 42, based at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro, N.C.