Fallen Heroes of Operation Iraqi Freedom

Remembering the servicemembers who died in the service of their country.

Army Spc. Jeffrey W. Corban

30, of Elkhart, Indiana.
Corban died in Ar Ramadi, Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated near his M2A2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle during combat operations. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia. Died on October 15, 2005.

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"You will never be forgotten. I miss you brother"
Scott Ray of Bamberg Germany

"To the family of:Jeffrey W. Corban
I am so sorry for the loss of your love one. My heart cries out for you in your grief and you have my thoughts and prayers. He died a hero defending freedom. May you have the peace and understanding that only comes from God. Prayerfully we will all meet in Heaven one day where we will rest in the arms of Jesus. If you need prayer or need someone to talk to, please call or write my pastor: Rev. John Pearrell 11677 Brown Bridge Rd., Covington, GA 30016. (770)787-1015.
Your friend in Jesus Christ, Polly Ballew Covington,Ga""

"Wall Of Heroes
at 508 oakland avenue
Elkhart, Indiana
A Day To Remember
June 26th, 2011
At 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Come and remember these fallen heroes and their contribution
to our country.
At the present time, we have 178 Soldiers, 20 Fire fighters, & 62 Police Officers &1 Police K-9 on the Wall!"
Becky of Elkhart, Indiana

"Jeff, Memories of high school and our friendship always come back on this day, Veterans Day... I have to tell you I miss you dearly RIP my friend you may be lost, but you will NEVER be forgotten!!!"
Shaun Hesselbart of Elkhart, Indiana

"i went to the andersonville prison site today, and i saw a braclet with Jeffrey W. Corban's name on in. I immidiantly felt like i was suppossed to find out who he was. i think God is trying to tell me something and if possible would love to learn more about him if anyone has any information on him. thanks and may God be with you Jeffrey.
if any information please contact stefanijloisel@hotmail.com"
stefani of georgia

"August 30, 2008
To the family of Spc. Jeffrey W. Corban:
Jeffrey gave the ultimate sacrifice and will be held in the hearts of Americans forever. I cannot and will not let our fallen heroes be forgotten. My deepest sympathy to you. "Some gave all."
Peggy Childers
"Don't Let The Memory Of Them Drift Away"
Peggy Childers of Carson City, NV

"I just wanted to say that he tried his best to served our country and i give him props for that...my daddy is in the army and i know how everyone feels"
Geneva of Indiana

"RIP Jeff <3"
Sarah Corban of Niles, MI 49120


I just want you to know that I think about you everyday. I only wish we had gotten a chance to get to know one another. I will always hold a special place in my heart for you and Stevie."
Christie Nestor of Ft. Benning, GA

"I was sad to hear that Jeff was killed. He has made the greatest sacrifice for that cause he held so dear. "There is no greater love, says the Lord, then to lay down ones life for a friend.""
2LT Keith Stephenson of Ft. Leonard Wood, MO MPOBC

"I went to basic training with Jeff and he was one of the best guys I have ever known. He will be missed and he and his family will be in my prayers. To his wife and son, I know nothing I can say will ever replace Jeff but always hold your heads high because Jeff was a soldier and fought for the right reasons."
SPC Chris Dougherty of C Co. 1-16 IN

"I am honored to say I knew Jeff Corban. We are from Elkhart, IN. I saw him prior to leaving for Iraq. Jeff volunteered for this work and wanted to serve his country. I can't say enough outstanding things about this soldier. My prayers go out to his wife Joy and his son Stevie. God Bless you both."
Maj Judy Stephenson of Anaconda, Iraq

"Joy and Stevie, my heart goes out to you. You'll be in my prayers!"
Cindi of Ft. Benning, GA

Please KNOW so many people share your sadness,
and we are remembering your family in your loss and your deep grief.
Our nations HERO, Jeffrey will be remembered by name.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
God Bless you ALWAYS.
Pat & Sandi Breckenridge from Montana "

"Thank you Jeffrey Corban, you will not be forgotten. Your bravery goes beyond words. I want to express my deepest gratitude for your sacrifice. To the family and friends, my prayers and deep condolences in your loss. May God strengthen you from knowing that fellow Americans and people around the world care about you and grieve with you in your loss. God bless you all. A very appreciative fellow American,"
Leo Titus of Grayslake, Illinios

"To the family and friends of Spc. Jeffrey Corban:
May God's grace be with you during your time of grief. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and we feel your loss and share in your sorrow. Bless Jeffrey for the sacrifice he has made to make a better life for the rest of us."
The Ford Family of Wells, Nevada

"To the family and friends of Spc. Jeffrey Corban:
I am saddened by the loss of your loved one. He will always be remembered as a hero for fighting for freedom. I hope that this website will be a source of comfort and encouragement for you during this difficult time, and in the future as you recall the memories of Jeffrey, who continues to live on in your heart."
Tim Rivera of Powder Springs, Georgia

Honor them by remembering... Freedom - is their gift to us But his soul goes marching on