It was determined that the mishap gunner died instantly, and the mishap pilot was able to escape the Hoth system in an unassigned X-Wing. U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Sgt. Scott A. Achtemeier MARSOC corpsman awarded Silver Star Medal By James Clark on March 2, 2016 T&P on Facebook Looking for a great career? Or know another veteran, service member, or military spouse who is? Get started at Hirepurpose.