Name: Navy Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Victor W. Jeffries
From: Honolulu, HI
Assigned to the Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group, Kuwait
Incident: Navy Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Victor W. Jeffries died Dec. 31 as a result of injuries sustained Dec. 24 in a vehicular accident in Kuwait.
Died: December 31, 2007
Navy reservist dies in Kuwait accident
A Navy reservist from Honolulu died yesterday of injuries suffered Dec. 24 in a vehicle accident in Kuwait, the Pentagon reported yesterday.
Petty Officer 1st Class Victor W. Jeffries, 52, was permanently assigned to the Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group, Kuwait, the Pentagon said. Details were not immediately available on the vehicle accident.
Jeffries wrote an article that appeared last month on the Digital Video and Imagery Distribution System Web site. The article, dated Dec. 19, described a Navy program in Kuwait that helps sailors make the transition back home at the end of their deployment.
The article said Jeffries was assigned to Navy Customs…