Fifteen Marines and one Navy sailor were aboard an assault amphibious vehicle that began taking on water around 5:45 p.m. Pacific time on Thursday (0045 GMT Friday), the statement said. One Marine was pronounced dead at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, and two others were taken to hospitals...
Not the way to go out. I never got a chance to ride in the Amtracks….but I always thought that it looked much worse than jumping out of a airplane. I thought these were suppose to be launched within site of land... but looking at where this happened it was waaaay out there.