The Dashan J. Briggs Memorial Foundation will hold its annual “Run for Briggs” 5k run or ruck and one mile fun run this year on Saturday, Aug. 13 at Veterans Memorial Park in Calverton.
‘We will never forget’: Riverhead honors Tech. Sgt. Dashan Briggs in ceremony marking official renaming of street he grew up on
The former Lewis Street has been formally renamed for the fallen airman, who lost his life in a miitary helicopter crash on a mission in western Iraq March 15, 2018.
Riverhead Town will officially dedicate the former Lewis Street as 'Dashan J. Briggs Way' in a ceremony on Saturday morning at 10 a.m.
Tech. Sgt. Dashan Briggs, a Riverhead native who grew up on Lewis Street, was one of seven airmen who perished in a military helicopter crash in Iraq on March 15, 2018.
The late Tech. Sgt. Dashan Briggs (RHS 2007) was honored in a pre-game ceremony Saturday where his uniform number 22 was retired in his memory.
The Riverhead Blue Waves will retire uniform number 22, worn by the late Dashan Briggs, Class of 2007. Tech. Sgt. Briggs was killed in a military helicopter crash in Iraq March 15.
Tech. Sgt. Dashan Briggs will be honored posthumously by Heidi’s Helping Angels at the organization’s ninth annual dinner Oct. 18.
Friends of Tech. Sgt. Dashan Briggs, a Riverhead native killed in action in a helicopter crash in western Iraq March 15, are organizing a fundraiser for his family.
It was a stirring and emotional day for the men of the Riverhead lacrosse program, alumni who came together to honor the memory of one of their own and raise money for the wife and two young children he left behind.
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