Tributes & Vigils Category: US Navy
Name: Navy Master-at-Arms Seaman Genesia Mattril Gresham
From: Lithonia, Ga.
Assigned to U.S. Naval Support Activity Bahrain
Incident: Navy Master-at-Arms Seaman Genesia Mattril Gresham died Oct. 22 in Bahrain in a non-combat-related incident. Also killed was Master-at-Arms Seaman Anamarie Sannicolas Camacho.
Died: October 22, 2007
Georgia sailor shot to death in Bahrain
The Associated Press
Two Navy sailors, one from Georgia, were shot to death in Bahrain, military officials announced Oct. 23.
Seaman Anamarie Sannicolas Camacho, 20, of Panama City, Fla., and Seaman Genesia Mattril Gresham, 19, of Lithonia, Ga., died Oct. 22, according to a statement from the Defense Department.
A U.S. Navy sailor shot and killed the two sailors early Oct. 22 in the barracks an American military base in Bahrain, officials said.
The alleged shooter, a man, was critically wounded in the shooting at the Naval Support Activity Bahrain base, said a Navy official who was not authorized to release the information to the media and spoke on condition of…