Marine SSgt. Joel (Jay) Preston Dameron

Jay went into the Marine Corp right out of high school in 1997 his first job was avionics electronics and the job he was doing when he was killed was EOD (bomb tech). He loved his job and the Corp.  Jay was married to his high school sweetheart (Logyn) and she was pregnant with their first child (Layla) when Jay was killed.  Layla was born Jan. 24 2006.  Jay loved working with electronics, firearms, bombs, and he loved to draw and paint and was very good at them all.


Doris Mercer

Mother of USMC Jay Dameron