Capt. James Ahn’s death on Sept. 11, 2015, stunned the JBLM’s Special Operations community. His was the first parachute-related death for a local unit since 2005 and the ninth in the Army in the past five years.
Capt. James Ahn’s death on Sept. 11, 2015, stunned the JBLM’s Special Operations community. His was the first parachute-related death for a local unit since 2005 and the ninth in the Army in the past five years. Sgt. Andrew Robertson Courtesy
Capt. James Ahn’s death on Sept. 11, 2015, stunned the JBLM’s Special Operations community. His was the first parachute-related death for a local unit since 2005 and the ninth in the Army in the past five years. Sgt. Andrew Robertson Courtesy

JBLM soldier falls to his death; ‘unprecedented’ manufacturing error blamed

August 11, 2016 7:55 PM