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Blackhorse Special Edition: Interment of Command Sergeant Major (ret.) Leslie K. (Ken) Smith

Posted 02/02/2017

There will be an interment of Command Sergeant Major (ret.) Leslie K. (Ken) Smith at Arlington National Cemetery on February 10, 2017 at 11 am.

Ken served two tours of duty with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam. He was also a member of the Blackhorse Association and the 11th Armored Cavalry Veterans of Vietnam and Cambodia. Ken passed away on May 11, 2016, at age 71, from the overall effects of Agent Orange.

While serving with the Regiment in Vietnam, he was wounded four times.

For a more detailed obituary of Ken, please click here to see the June 2016 Blackhorse Association E-News.