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Schatz Statement On U.S. Marine Aircraft Accident

HONOLULU – U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i) issued the following statement after the death of three U.S. Marines involved in an aircraft accident during training exercises in Australia. All three Marines were based out of Kane‘ohe Bay.

“We mourn the loss of these Marines who dedicated their lives to protecting our country. They called Hawai‘i home and will be missed by their communities. We’re thinking of their loved ones and hope the other injured Marines make a speedy recovery,” said Senator Schatz.