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Age:   22
Hometown: Spring, TX
Date of Death: 2/13/2004
Incident Location: Outside of Fort Hood, Texas
 
Branch of Military:   Army
Rank: Sgt.
Unit: 961st QM Co, 319th Corps Support Battalion, 172nd Corps Support Group
Unit's Base: LSA Anaconda, Balad, Iraq

A native of Spring, Texas, Sgt. Jeremy Russell Smith spent most of his time in the Dallas/Grand Prairie area. Five days before he was scheduled to deploy to Iraq, Jeremy was killed in an automobile accident near Fort Hood, Texas.

Jeremy served with the 961st QM Co., 319th Corps Support Battalion, who was stationed at LSA Anaconda in Balad, Iraq. He was an assigned Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic with the 172nd Corps Support Group. Jeremy's unit returned home from Iraq in early 2005.

Jeremy is survived by his mother, Amy Branham and stepfather James; father Kenneth Smith and stepmother Renee; sisters Danielle and Jaime Smith; stepbrothers Steven, Devin, Tyler, and Nathan; grandparents Roy and Della Jackson, Alan and Coleen Martindale, Daniel and Lillian Smith, Pat and Sonja David.

He was laid to rest in Houston National Cemetery.
Source: Associated Press
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