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In an official statement posted on Twitter, the “entire Navy shares the sadness of the family and relatives of Petty Officer Adam Tahri”. His fellow divers with whom he trained, Friday, September 17, in the Pennou Pell pass, in the harbor of Brest, alerted the Cross Corsen of his disappearance around 1 p.m.

The rescue operation, involving significant resources at sea and in the air, was suspended at 9 p.m. Friday. This Saturday, September 18, Navy and gendarmerie went into search mode, with the support, in particular, of the sonar of the Andromeda mine hunter. But the 27-year-old soldier from Finistère was still untraceable this Saturday, at the end of the afternoon.

Returned to Brest this summer

After attending the Maistrance school in Brest in 2014, Adam Tahri rediscovered the familiar surroundings of the harbor this summer, joining the group of clearance divers from the Atlantic. “Endowed with undeniable human and professional qualities, the second master had the complete confidence of his chefs. “Several medals rewarded” his alertness and his irreproachable military behavior “.




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