18 Jun '17, 2am

Unfortunate news in the @USNavy collision.

Unfortunate news in the @USNavy collision.

YOKOSUKA, Japan – The U.S. Navy says the bodies of sailors who went missing in the collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship have been found aboard the stricken destroyer. Searchers gained access to the spaces that were damaged during the collision and discovered the bodies of the missing sailors. The Navy says the remains are being transferred to Naval Hospital Yokosuka where they will be identified. Families are being notified and the names of the sailors will be released after all notifications are made.

Full article: https://www.americangrit.com/2017/06/17/7-missing-sailors...

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