A Marine Corps musician died in Iraq in April while on Marine Security Guard duty, according to a Navy safety report.
Marine Sgt. Amanda Nicole Brazeal, 26, from Chunchula, Alabama, enlisted in the Corps in 2017 shortly after graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in music, according to her obituary.
While conducting physical training on April 22 the young Marine, “experienced shortness of breath. During transport to hospital, went into cardiac arrest and efforts to revive unsuccessful,” a mishap report from the Naval Safety Center said.
“The tragic and sudden death of Sgt. Amanda Brazeal,