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Scott Stearney

American naval aviator and Vice Admiral of the United States Navy
Scott Stearney in May 2018

Scott Andrew Stearney (October 21, 1960 – December 1, 2018) was an American naval aviator and Vice Admiral of the United States Navy.[1] He was born in Chicago, Illinois. Stearney was Commander of the Fifth Fleet based in Bahrain from May 2018 until his death in December 2018.[2]

On December 1, 2018, Stearney was found dead in his home in Bahrain in an apparent suicide, aged 58.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "U.S. Navy admiral Scott Stearney found dead in apparent suicide". CBS News. December 1, 2018. Retrieved 2018-12-02.
  2. "Vice Admiral Scott A. Stearney". US Navy. 1 December 2018. Retrieved 2018-12-02.
  3. Schmitt, Eric (December 1, 2018). "Navy Admiral Scott Stearney Is Found Dead in Bahrain Home". The New York Times. Retrieved 2018-12-02.