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A Navy pilot missing and presumed dead after two jets collided over the western Pacific Ocean has been identified as Lt. Nathan Poloski, 26, of Lake Arrowhead, California.
Harry Treadwell was born in the town in 1888 and was killed on September 13, 1914. He moved with his family to Swepstone, near Ashby, when he was just two years old and it is thought that he was already a regular soldier before his mobilisation on August 5. He was serving as a member of the 3rd Battalion Coldstream Guards when he was killed while fighting in Le Tetorie.
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Search: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 15 lands on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during search-and-rescue operations for the pilot of one of two F/A-18 Hornets which crashed earlier in the day while operating from the ship. The other pilot was located and returned to Carl Vinson for medical care.
Capt. Michael Wettlaufer, above, CO of the carrier John C. Stennis, promotes sailors to first class petty officer via the command advancement program on Sept. 3. New PO3 Purnell Richardson, left, is greeted by Capt.
The U.S. Navy called off its search for a missing pilot on Saturday, one day after two fighter jets crashed in the Western Pacific. Crews rescued one of the pilots Friday, but ended the efforts after searching for more than 36 hours.
EXACTLY 100 years after Australia's first submarine HMAS AE1 disappeared, the Navy has made its first comprehensive search for the boat. FROM Zulu to WW2 via Australia's first battle in 1914 - at a moving memorial, a veteran recalls "stony-faced" enemies who had to hang.
Hank Huizinga, 89, left, and his sister Elsa Barry, 91, right, laugh as they talk about their time serving in World War II. Both siblings will be going on an honor flight to Washington D.C.this month.
A storied former U.S. Navy aircraft carrier is on its final voyage Friday, a slow voyage from Rhode Island to a scrapyard in Texas. The former USS Saratoga , a part of the Navy's carrier fleet from 1956 to 1994, is being towed down the Atlantic Seaboard by tugboat at about 7 mph, according to a report from the Maritime Executive.
USS New York transits in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility in October 2012. US Navy Photo A sailor who fell off amphibious warship USS New York on Sept.
The U.S. Navy is closely examining how it might change personnel policies and work with Congress to adjust legislation in order to give sailors and Navy officers a wider range of career options following the release of a Navy survey that found widespread discontent in the service. The Navy wants to attract and retain young recruits, who increasingly ask for more career flexibility -- such as the ability to take time off from the Navy, rotate more seamlessly in and out of reserve duty, and balance their years at sea with shore tours.
An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 15 lands on the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson during search and rescue operations for the pilot of one of two F/A-18 Hornets that crashed earlier in the day while operating from the ship. The other pilot was located and returned to Carl Vinson for medical care.
The "Admiral Levchenko" anti-submarine warfare ship returning to base at Severomorsk in the Russian Northwest from an Atlantic voyage. Russia's Northern Fleet is testing its capabilities to the limit, conducting a series of rigorous drills in the Arctic.
Was it a plane? Was it a star? Could it have been space debris, or even the space station passing over? That's what folks who were up early this morning were asking today after they saw a bright light fly over Northern Nevada and disappear. So we checked with the Fleischmann Planetarium, the Navy, and Air bases in Nevada and California.
The contract has a total potential value of over five years if all options are exercised. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics .
A former Navy employee from Millington was sentenced to eight months in federal prison Thursday for filing false travel claims using the identities of family members of dead sailors. Donna Lorraine Brown, 45, used the scam to net $22,500.19.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 01:40 am
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