SPC Joseph “Tyler” Smith

Tampa, FL

On May 28, 2012, during his first deployment, Army Specialist Joseph “Tyler” Smith, an IT specialist, was serving with 3rd Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division when he had an aneurysm and stroke while in Ghazni, Afghanistan.  As a result, Tyler lost the use of his right leg, and experiences right-hand peripheral neuropathy as well as other symptoms affecting his emotions. Originally from Georgia, Tyler is looking at building in Florida to be near other Veterans and the Tampa VA hospital.

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