Operation Iraqi Freedom, Fallen Heroes, Iraq War 03/19/03

Walter K O'Haire

Lynn, Massachusetts

May 9, 2007

Age Military Rank Unit/Location
20 Marine L/Cpl

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force

Camp Lejeune, North Carolina

 Killed while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

O'Haire came from a large family with a history of military service. Before O'Haire was sent to Iraq, he would drive to Rockland from Camp Lejeune in North Carolina every weekend in a high-mileage Honda Civic to be with his family, said his mother, Maureen. "Everybody didn't want him to go, but he was determined to go" to Iraq, she said. "He was a stubborn child, but you gotta love him." O’Haire died May 9, 2007,during a firefight with insurgents in Iraq's Anbar Province.

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