Lance Corporal Jordan C Haerter, a rifleman with the 1st battalion 9th marines of the United States Marine Corps, was killed in action in Ramadi, Iraq on April 22nd, 2008. Jordan, a 19 year old Long Island, New York native, acted without hesitation or concern for his own life to save the lives of his fellow Marines. This website serves as a virtual memorial and tribute to Jordan’s life and valor.

Visit the About Jordan page to learn more about Jordan’s story. Refer to the Kind Words to learn about Jordan’s character through the words of others. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the links on the left navigation bar.

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