Pte. Nathan Smith of the 3rd Battalion Princess Patricia Light Infantry  (April 17 2002)


Four Canadians killed by U.S. friendly fire in Afghanistan were honoured by their American fellow soldiers of 187th Infantry Regiment.

Pte. Nathan Smith Age 27 of Porter's Lake, Nova Scotia.
Graduated nine years ago from Eastern Shore District High School.
Joined Armed Forces in 1998.

Private Nathan Smith's family had a private service for him
24 22h00 Apr 02
CBC NW - PETER MANSBRIDGE: The family of Private Nathan Smith opted for a private service closed to the public and the media. Outside, dozens of people gathered near the church to lend their support. Private Smith had given up a career as a commercial diver to join the military. He was twenty-six year sold and was engaged to be married this summer.