Airman's death at Fort Gordon under investigation
By THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE, GA. (TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE) Published: November 20, 2017
An investigation is ongoing into the recent death of an airman stationed at Fort Gordon.
Tech Sgt. Michael Clardy, an Airman assigned to the 31st Intelligence Squadron, , died while on duty Nov. 15 at about 7:30 p.m. in his work center, according to a news release from Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter, S.C. No foul play is suspected.
Clardy, 34, was a mission manager. He served in the Air Force since Sept. 24, 2004.
“This is truly a tragic time for each member of our squadron, having to say goodbye to a beloved colleague,” said Lt. Col. Andy Freeman, 31st IS commander. “This certainly weighs heavily on all of us, and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, friends and fellow Airmen during this terrible time.”
The 31st IS is subordinate to the 480th Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance Wing headquartered at Langley Air Force Base, Va. It is administratively supported by the 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw AFB, S.C.
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