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Report: SEALs who drowned were practicing breath-holding

Report: SEALs who drowned were practicing breath-holding

Navy documents say that two SEALs who drowned in a Virginia training pool were practicing holding their breath underwater after being told not to do so by the facility’s manager.

The Virginian-Pilot reports that it obtained the documents through a Freedom of Information Act request.

Thirty-four-year-old Brett Allen Marihugh of Livonia, Michigan, and 32-year-old Seth Cody Lewis of Queens, New York…

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