William Hyde



Age: 59


Summary: retired music teacher and missionary worker who had been hospitalized in extremely critical condition from massive shrapnel wounds and severe burns suffered in the March 4 Davao International Airport suicide bombing incident that killed 20 people and seriously injured 143 others including four missionary workers as the bomb exploded in the waiting shed outside the airport's centennial terminal building, in which the bombing coincided with public debate over the role of U.S. troops training Philippine soldiers in counterterrorism.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a suicide bomb blast


Born: February 3, 1944


Died: March 4, 2003


Location: Mindanao, Philippines