NCO Academy   Class 96-6 

October 1996


The first memorial to honor all 19 young men who died at the hands of terrorists at Khobar Towers was dedicated by the McQuire AFB, NCO Academy 96-6 Class. They did a full ceremony complete with taps and a flyover and then dedicated a monument engraved with the 19 names. Their message is ‘FREEDOM IS NOT FREE’.