Lorne E Henry Jr


NIAGARA FALLS, NY, USA U.S. Marines CPL, COMPANY A, 2D BRIGADE SPECIAL TROOPS BATTALION, FORT DRUM, NY BAGHDAD, IRAQ 02/27/2007


Henry was a 2003 graduate of Niagara Falls High School and was part of the varsity football and swim teams. The young soldier was dating his high school sweetheart, Jenn Alex.

Henry was a driven student who earned a place in the National Society of High School Scholars and Who’s Who Among American High School Students

Caring, thoughtful, humble, goal-oriented, and noble are just some of the words teachers and students used to describe Lorne. He was a quiet leader, and he always led by example. He always wanted to be a cop, always wanted to be helpful.

He visited his mother, Wendy Kovac, and stepfather, Charles Primerano, in Niagara Falls a few weeks before his death. He was planning to leave the Army in August.

Lorne Henry Jr. was awarded the Bronze Star, and Purple Heart.

Lorne’s portrait is also on Poster 10