U.S. Navy Identifies Casualty
By U.S. 5th Fleet Public Affairs
| | July 10, 2018
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS --
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.