31 Jan '17, 12am

SEAL killed in #Yemen identified as Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens

SEAL killed in #Yemen identified as Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens

WASHINGTON — The Defense Department announced Monday that the U.S. Navy sailor killed during a raid on al-Qaida base in Yemen was from Peoria, Illinois. Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens died Jan. 28 of wounds sustained during the raid. The Pentagon said Owens, 36, was assigned to an East Coast-based Special Warfare unit. Owens' death is the first known U.S. military combat casualty since President Donald Trump took the oath of office on Jan. 20. "My deepest thoughts and humblest prayers are with the family of this fallen service member," Trump said when Owens' death became known. Owens, a recipient of two bronze stars, Joint Service Commendation and an Afghanistan Campaign Medal among others, joined the Navy in 1998 and received his special warfare training in Coronado, California. Rear Admiral Tim Szymanski, the commander of Naval Special Warfare Comman...

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Pentagon identifies Navy SEAL killed in Yemen raid

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