The three sailors who died after a gunman opened fire at Naval Air Station Pensacola were posthumously awarded Wings of Gold.
Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly honored the three sailors, Joshua Watson, Mohammed Haitham, and Cameron Walters, following their death. The three were all in a classroom at the Florida naval base when Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani, a Saudi national, opened fire. Eight others were injured in the shooting.
“It is my honor today to present the Wings of Gold to the families of these three American heroes who were among the first to respond to horrific attacks upon