Just ask yourself, What Would Rick Rescorla Do?
There many heroes on that terrible day.
And while at some point it is futile and foolish to try and argue which was the "bigger" hero, I would submit that there are few heroes in American history -- and certainly none who more clearly illustrate the point that one need not be native-born to be a Great American -- than Rick Rescorla.
Read his story at the link above, or at Power Line: A day to be proud… | Power Line. Or watch it on YouTube link.