News

Brett Shadle Named as Navy SEAL Killed in Parachute Accident

Brett D. Shadle Brett Shadle US Navy SEAL Team Six Member Killed.

Brett Shadle, 31, has been named as the US Navy Seal Team 6 member tragically killed in a parachute accident Thursday, reports Penn Live.

Shadle was originally from Elizabethville, Pennsylvania. He was a husband and father of two. An avid soccer and basketball player, he still holds goal and points records for his high school, Upper Dauphin Area in Pennsylvania, where he graduated in 2000.

Lt. Cmdr. Dave McKinney said that he could not comment on operations or missions that Shadle may have participated in for SEAL Team Six, including the killing of Osama Bin Laden in 2011.

Win a $500 Amazon shopping spree

Join Heavy's daily email newsletter to enter to win a $500 Black Friday Shopping Spree on Amazon.
Read the sweepstakes rules here.

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 841 other followers