Missing Soldiers Remains Recovered after USS John S McCain Collision with Tanker


After the collision of USS John S McCain with Alnic MC off the coast of Singapore, on August 21, the bodies of 10 sailors were reportedly missing. However, yesterday, the US Navy confirmed that the bodies of all 10 sailors were recovered by divers.

The remains of Charles Nathan Findley, Abraham Lopez, Kevin Sayer Bushell, Jacob Daniel Drake, Timothy Thomas Eckels Jr., Corey George Ingram, John Henry Hoagland III, Logan Stephen Palmer, Kenneth Aaron Smith and Dustin Louis Doyon were recovered.

The USS John S. McCain and the 30,000-ton chemical and oil tanker, Alnic MC collided in the waters east of the Straits of Malacca.