Eddie Calderon

 

 

 

Age: 44

 

Summary: Dominican American longtime security guard and operations manager in the basement level control center for the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey facility stationed at the New York World Trade Center towers in Lower Manhattan who was among one of more than 80 PAPD employees reported missing and presumed dead in the September 11 World Trade Center collapse that killed nearly 3,000 people including 37 Port Authority officers when the hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 slammed into the building's north tower, where he was last seen running toward the twin towers after helping guide dozens of workers to safety prior to its collapse.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in the line of duty during the World Trade Center collapse

 

Born: July 21, 1957

 

Died: September 11, 2001

 

Location: New York City, New York