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Barksdale Airman Death

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  • 2nd Bomb Wing Public Affairs

Airman First Class Bradley G. Hale, a Barksdale Airman, was found unresponsive and pronounced deceased at approximately 3 a.m. March 27 at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.


"This tragedy is a terrible and saddening loss. I extend my deepest condolences to Airman Hale’s family, friends and fellow Airmen,” said Col. Ty Neuman, 2nd Bomb Wing commander. “We will miss him as part of our Air Force family.”


Hale was an Electronic Warfare Journeyman assigned to the 2nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. Hale entered the U.S. Air Force March 8, 2016. He was 20 years old.


The investigation into the circumstances surrounding his death is ongoing. 2nd Bomb Wing Public Affairs will provide updates as they become available. Please direct questions to the 2nd Bomb Wing Public Affairs office at 318-456-1015 or