Army Releases Images of Photographer's Final Moments Before Blast

Stars and Stripes
1 May 2017
by Marcus FichtlOSAN AIR BASE, South Korea -- The has released the final images taken by combat photographer Spc. Hilda Clayton moments before she died during a live-fire training accident in Afghanistan nearly four years ago.

The photos, which have been published in the May-June edition of the Army's Military Review journal, show the moment a mortar tube exploded, killing Clayton and four Afghan soldiers on July 2, 2



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Location: Korea (South)