The Department of Defense says a Maryland man was among the seven service members killed in a helicopter crash Aug. 16.
Special Warfare Operator Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick D. Feeks of Edgewater, Md. was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom at the time of his death. The 28-year-old was assigned to a naval special warfare unit based on the West Coast.
The DoD says the crash happened northeast of Kandahar, Afghanistan.