Dover AFB Reservist found deceased

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Master Sgt. Mark W. Nicholson, 39, was found deceased at his off-base residence, Aug. 10, 2023.

The cause of death is under investigation.

Nicholson was assigned to the 46th Aerial Port Squadron as the Noncommissioned Officer in Charge of Passenger Operations.

"Alongside his family and friends, we grieve his loss,” said Col. Doug Stouffer, 512th Airlift Wing commander.  “He was part of our 512th Family for 13 years, and his passing marks a sad moment for our wing. If needed, please don’t hesitate to reach out to a wingman to help you through this difficult time.” 

Any questions can be sent to 512th Airlift Wing Public Affairs at