Category Archives: loved

‘Jack loved being a Marine’: Parents of private first class killed in AAV accident remember their son


Pfc. Jack Ostrovsky was born a fighter long before he joined the Marine Corps, his mother, Lynn Ostrovsky told Marine Corps Times on Tuesday. The young Marine was born premature at only 26 weeks, forcing him to be rushed to a nearby hospital for emergency care immediately after he was born, the Marine’s mother said. […]

‘He loved his fellow shipmates’: Submariner dies in motorcycle crash


To hear his family tell it, Information Systems Technician (Submarines) 1st Class Trevor D. Sauers loved his job and being a submariner aboard the Washington state-based ballistic missile submarine Pennsylvania. But that devotion to the service and his shipmates meant he didn’t talk much about his work, his mother, Jenny Moore Sauers, told Navy Times […]

Pilot killed in Shaw F-16 crash ‘loved his family, his country and loved to fly’


Air Force 1st Lt. David Schmitz of the 77th Fighter Squadron at Shaw Air Force Base was identified by the base Facebook page as the pilot killed in the crash of an F-16CM Fighting Falcon late Tuesday night. Schmitz “loved a lot of things,” Col. Larry Sullivan, commander of the 20th Fighter Wing, said in […]