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8th SOS hosts Operation Eagle Claw memorial ceremony
A member of the Hurlburt Field Honor Guard carries a wreath to the Operation Eagle Claw memorial ceremony at Hurlburt Field, Fla., June 23, 2017. Operation Eagle Claw was an attempted hostage-rescue mission in 1980 that resulted in five 8th Special Operations Squadron Airmen and three Marines sacrificing their lives when two of the involved aircraft collided at the Desert One staging site. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo)

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Photo by: Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo |  VIRIN: 170623-F-AM292-0080.JPG