Remembering Lt. Brian Smith

Earlier this month, Lt. Brian Smith was killed when a sniper attacked his convoy west of Baghdad. Smith, 30, left his job as an Austin lawyer to pursue a lifelong interest in the military by enlisting in the Army. Catherine Cuellar of member station KERA has Smith's story.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.