Seattle Native Serves in Navy, Hunting Mines in the Pacific

Petty Officer 2nd Class Alexander Marshall
Petty Officer 2nd Class Alexander Marshall

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By Chief Mass Communication Specialist Bill Steele, Navy Office of Community Outreach

A 2013 Marysville Getchell High School graduate and Seattle native is serving aboard an Avenger mine countermeasure ship designed to clear mines from vital waterways across the globe.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Alexander Marshall is a Navy mineman serving aboard USS Champion under the command of Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet.

Photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Alex Diaz