Wikipedia is an encyclopedia written collaboratively by many of its readers.As far as I can tell, in August of 2005 a new entry was begun:
Foreign hostages in Iraq.
Kirk von Ackermann, a contractor, went missing on October 9, 2003 near Tikrit. His whereabouts are unknown; the U.S. government believes he was either abducted or fled the country due to illegal activities in Iraq.There is currently no individual entry for Kirk von Ackermann at Wikipedia.
But there is now: Kirk von Ackermann