On Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021, five families made the ultimate sacrifice when they lost their loved ones on an MH-60S helicopter crash off the coast of San Diego. Please help us support the families of:

Lieutenant Bradley A. Foster

Lieutenant Paul R. Fridley

Naval Air Crewman (helicopter) 2nd class James P. Buriak

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Sarah F. Burns

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Bailey J. Tucker

Below is the link to the fundraisers set up to help the families during this difficult time. If you are able, any contribution is appreciated and funds will be utilized for living expenses, housing expenses, childcare, child education costs, and other long-term support.

We all stand together with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Eight (HSC-8) “Eightballers” as we support the families affected by this tragedy. Please continue to keep them in your thoughts and prayers as they navigate this unimaginable loss.



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