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U.S. Navy confirms all seven missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead

Reuters 117 sources

TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy confirmed on Monday that all seven missing sailors on the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments after the destroyer's collision with a container ship off Japan over the weekend.

U.S. Navy ID's 7 sailors who died in destroyer collision

CBS News / World

U.S. Navy sailors​ went missing after the USS Fitzgerald collided with a container ship off Japan

Delay in reporting U.S. Navy ship collision spurs probe

CBS News

Cargo ship nearly T-boned U.S. Navy destroyer when much of the crew was asleep

7 missing US sailors found dead

CNN / U.S.

The US Navy said Saturday that "a number" of missing sailors from the USS Fitzgerald were found in flooded berthing compartments.

Elyria sailor among seven dead after U.S. Navy destroyer collided with ship off Japanese coast

Cleveland.com

Fire Controlman 1st Class Gary Leo Rehm Jr., 37, of Elyria, was one of seven Navy sailors who died after their destroyer, the USS Fitzgerald, collided with a ship four times its size.

AP PHOTOS: 7 dead, heavy damage to US Navy ship in collision

TOKYO (AP) - A nighttime collision with a container ship off the coast of Japan killed seven U.S. sailors on the USS Fitzgerald and heavily damaged the Navy destroyer.

Sailors found dead inside Navy destroyer that collided with container ship identified

In a statement, the 7th Fleet said it was looking into the collision.

California sailors among dead in Navy ship collision in Japan

The mother of a U.S. Navy sailor who survived a direct hit to his sleeping berth during a collision at sea said her son kept diving to try to save his shipmates until the flooded berth began running out of air pockets, while others —…

Seven dead in US Navy collision off coast of Japan

The Week UK

Description; USS Fitzgerakd; Credits; Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images; Alt Text; USS Fitzgerald; Questions asked after midnight crash with cargo vessel off Japan

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