Missing Marine reported to be from Wichita

FILE - In this June 29, 2017 file photo U.S. Marine MV-22B Osprey aircraft land on the deck of the USS Bonhomme Richard amphibious assault ship off the coast from Sydney during events marking the start of Talisman Saber 2017, a biennial joint military exercise between the United States and Australia. A MV-22 Osprey that had launched from the USS Bonhomme was conducting regularly scheduled operations when it crashed into the water off Australia's east coast, Saturday, Aug. 5. (Jason Reed/Pool Photo via AP, File)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – One of the Marines missing after an Osprey aircraft crashed off the coast of Australia is reported to be from Wichita. The missing Marines are now feared dead after a search has been changed to a recovery effort.

Sources say that Corporal Nathan Ordway was one of the three Marines killed Saturday, that’s according to at least two Australian media sources.

So far there has been no confirmation by the military of Corporal Ordway as one of the missing.

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