Sailors in the US Navy swear to serve with honor, courage and commitment. Those words are certainly true for a young Navy diver who lost his life during a training exercise at the Aberdeen Proving Ground last year.
A Navy jury has demoted a diver in connection with the training deaths of two sailors in Maryland.
Four elite Navy divers appear in military court–officially charged in the deaths of two men at Aberdeen’s Super Pond. Military prosecutors say they were responsible for ordering the deadly training exercise.
New questions over whether those in control of the tragic dive at Aberdeen’s super pond failed to follow proper safety procedures. Two officers could face involuntary manslaughter charges.
A military judge is investigating the deaths of two divers at Aberdeen Proving Ground and whether two officers should be charged criminally for the tragedies.