Serving Country
Photo Credit: Kari Hawkins, Redstone Rocket
Capt. Scott Smiley, with his wife Tiffany, has not allowed his blindness to end his aspirations to serve his country as a Soldier. Named the Army Times’ 2007 Soldier of the Year, Smiley lost his eyesight in a suicide bomber explosion while patrolling the streets of Mosul, Iraq, in 2005. The West Point graduate has continued his Army career and will soon by teaching leadership classes at his alma mater.
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