Remembering Black Hawk 11

Black Hawk 11 memorial events unite community

Black Hawk 11 memorial events unite community

In a tribute and memorial ceremony that has been planned for months, Navarre united with family members of the lost four Louisiana Air National Guard soldiers and the seven Marine Special Operations Command members who died March 10, 2015, in a training accident over the waters of Navarre Sound. Through the efforts of Class 29 […]

Blackhawk Memorial Events

Blackhawk Memorial Events

Three different groups have been working hard to memorialize the 11 lives lost on the tragic night of March 10, 2015. The Santa Rosa County Leadership Class 29 has been raising funds for a permanent memorial in Navarre Park. Active-duty U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Nathan Harris, who is attached to the Marine Raiders Battalion out […]

Blackhawk Memorial falling short of fundraising goals

Blackhawk Memorial falling short of fundraising goals

Navarre was the scene of the catastrophic foggy night training crash of a UH-60 Blackhawk off Navarre Beach in which 11 servicemen perished March 11, 2015. The Navarre community wasted no time expeditiously melding together to assist emergency personnel and search crews both civilian and military, hoping against hope, even as the search transitioned into […]