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Four sailors face court-martials in Super Pond deaths
Four sailors face court-martials in Super Pond deaths

Four sailors are to be court-martialed on charges stemming from the deaths of two Navy divers in the Super Pond at Aberdeen Proving Ground, a Navy spokesman said Monday. Lt. Nathan Potter, a spokesman for the Navy's Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group 2, said the names of the sailors and the charges against them would be made public at their arraignments this week. Each faces trial before a special court-martial, expected before the end of the year. The sailors all are members of the elite Mobile Salvage and Diving Unit 2, based in Virginia Beach, Va. Two members of the unit drowned Feb. 26 during training at the Underwater Explosive Test Facility, known as the Super Pond, at Aberdeen...

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