09 Jul '18, 10pm

#USNavy identifies Sailor who passed away while conducting small boat training

U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) died from injuries sustained while conducting small boat training July 8. Ensign Sarah Mitchell, 23, of Feasterville, Pennsylvania, was medically evacuated to a hospital in Aqaba, Jordan, and was pronounced dead at 12:45 p.m., local time. No other Sailors were injured and an investigation is ongoing.

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=106270

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