Honoring The Fallen

U.S. Navy, Marine Corps divers recovered the remains of all 10 USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) Sailors. The fallen Sailors are:

Electronics Technician 1st Class
Charles Nathan Findley,
31, from Kansas City, Missouri

Interior Communications Electrician 1st Class
Abraham Lopez,
39, from El Paso, Texas

Electronics Technician 2nd Class
Kevin Sayer Bushell,
26, from Gaithersburg, Maryland

Electronics Technician 2nd Class
Jacob Daniel Drake,
21, from Cable, Ohio

Information Systems Technician 2nd Class
Timothy Thomas Eckels Jr.,
23, from Manchester, Maryland

Information Systems Technician 2nd Class
Corey George Ingram,
28, from Poughkeepsie, New York

Electronics Technician 3rd Class
John Henry Hoagland III,
20, from Killeen, Texas

Electronics Technician 3rd Class
Dustin Louis Doyon,
26, from Suffield, Connecticut

Interior Communications Electrician 3rd Class
Logan Stephen Palmer,
23, from Decatur, Illinois

Electronics Technician 3rd Class,
Kenneth Aaron Smith,
22, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey

On Aug. 24, divers recovered and identified the remains of Doyon and Smith. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC in waters east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore Aug. 21. The incident is under investigation to determine the facts and circumstances of the collision. Related commentary on page A-3.

U.S Navy and public domain photos

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