SFA Graduate Dies in Iraq

Friends tell the East Texas News that Kile Grant West who graduated from Stephen F. Austin was killed in Iraq. Although, the pentagon has not confirmed the information.

The 23-year-old lieutenant was one of ten US soldiers killed on Memorial Day.

West graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University, was a member of ROTC, and a member of the Delta Chi fraternity. He was also a graduate of Hutto High School.

Friends say he was a real American hero.