HONOLULU — The ongoing search for 12 Marines who are missing after two helicopters crashed off Hawaii entered the third day with no plans Sunday morning to call off or suspend the massive effort, the Coast Guard said.

"We are dedicated to trying to locate and bring back these service members and we will continue our efforts throughout the day," Coast Guard. Capt. James Jenkins, chief of staff of the 14th Coast Guard District, told reporters during a Sunday press conference. Read more here

Missing US Marine names

Marine Corps Base Hawaii Public Affairs Office named the missing marines as:

  • Maj Shawn M. Campbell, 41, College Station, Texas
  • Capt Brian T. Kennedy, 31, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Capt Kevin T. Roche, 30, St. Louis, Missouri
  • Capt Steven R. Torbert, 29, Florence, Alabama
  • Sgt Dillon J. Semolina, 24, Chaska, Minnesota
  • Sgt Adam C. Schoeller, 25, Gardners, Pennsylvania
  • Sgt Jeffrey A. Sempler, 22, Woodruff, South Carolina
  • Sgt William J. Turner, 25, Florala, Alabama
  • Cpl Matthew R. Drown, 23, Spring, Texas
  • Cpl Thomas J. Jardas, 22, Fort Myers, Florida
  • Cpl Christopher J. Orlando, 23, Hingham, Massachusetts
  • Lance Cpl Ty L. Hart, 21, Aumsville, Oregon

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