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Sailor on Roosevelt, Whose Captain Pleaded for Help, Dies From Coronavirus

NYTimes.com Monday, 13 April 2020
The death came as Navy officials continued to struggle to combat the infection that has crippled the nuclear-powered Theodore Roosevelt, now docked in Guam.
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An outbreak aboard the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt exploded into public view when the commander wrote to his superiors begging for help to combat the illness and embarrassing navy leadership. Now, a sailor has died of the illness. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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