18 Jun '17, 11pm

Here is a full list of the USS Fitzgerald sailors who died in the collision Saturday. RIP.

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The Navy has named the seven USS Fitzgerald sailors who died after the destroyer collided with a cargo ship Saturday off the coast of Japan. A 7th Fleet statement issued Monday morning identified them as: Gunner’s Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T Truong Huynh Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez Fire Controlman 2nd Class Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan Personnel Specialist 1st Class Xavier Alec Martin Fire Controlman 1st Class Gary Leo Rehm Jr. The collision between the Fitzgerald and the Philippine-flagged ACX Crystal happened at 2:20 a.m. Saturday, about 64 miles southwest of Yokosuka near the Izu Peninsula, a Navy statement said. Seven sailors were missing, and three sailors, including the ship’s commander, were medically evacuated to Naval Hospital Yokosuka. Navy offic...

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