Joint Base honors USS Fitzgerald

Ensign flies half-mast at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam June 27 in remembrance of seven Sailors, assigned to the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), who died tragically June 17 when their ship collided with a merchant vessel southwest of Yokosuka, Japan.

Photo Illustration / Photo by MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak

The deceased are:

Gunner’s Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19, from Palmyra, Virginia

Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25, from San Diego, California

Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T Truong Huynh, 25, from Oakville, Connecticut

Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez, 26, from Weslaco, Texas

Fire Controlman 2nd Class Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan, 23, from Chula Vista, California

Personnel Specialist 1st Class Xavier Alec Martin, 24, from Halethorpe, Maryland

Fire Controlman 1st Class Gary Leo Rehm Jr., 37, from Elyria, Ohio

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