Flag-Draped Casket

Amanda Jordan awaits the arrival of the flag-draped casket of her deceased husband, U.S. Marine Gunnery Sgt. Philip <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT003776" title="Andrew Jordan" href="/topic/sports/andrew-jordan-PESPT003776.topic">Andrew Jordan</a>, at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="hpl27" title="Bradley International Airport" href="/topic/transportation/air-transportation/bradley-international-airport-hpl27.topic">Bradley International Airport</a> in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100202290000" title="Windsor Locks" href="/topic/us/connecticut/hartford-county/windsor-locks-PLGEO100100202290000.topic">Windsor Locks</a>, Conn., Monday, March 31, 2003. Jordan, 42, was killed in action in An Nasariyah, Iraq, on March 23, 2003, in performing his duties while attached to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marines and 2nd Marine Division based in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLCUL00000556" title="Camp Lejeune (military base)" href="/topic/unrest-conflicts-war/defense/camp-lejeune-%28military-base%29-PLCUL00000556.topic">Camp Lejeune</a>, NC. His funeral will be held Wednesday, April 2, 2003.
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( PATRICK RAYCRAFT / HARTFORD COURANT / March 31, 2003 )

Amanda Jordan awaits the arrival of the flag-draped casket of her deceased husband, U.S. Marine Gunnery Sgt. Philip Andrew Jordan, at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn., Monday, March 31, 2003. Jordan, 42, was killed in action in An Nasariyah, Iraq, on March 23, 2003, in performing his duties while attached to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marines and 2nd Marine Division based in Camp Lejeune, NC. His funeral will be held Wednesday, April 2, 2003.

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