"Posted on April 13, 2012 at 6:40 PM
"Updated yesterday at 6:41 PM
"THE COLONY -- Specialist Phillip C.S. Schiller, 21, is the latest Texas soldier killed in action.
"Schiller graduated from The Colony High School, north of Dallas, where he participated in ROTC, three years ago. Right after graduation, he joined the army.
"He was deployed in December and was on his first tour of duty.
"On Wednesday, he was killed in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. The military said his unit, the 3rd Striker Brigade, was attacked by enemy forces with small arms fire.
"Schiller received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star."
Kenneth Stepp salutes Army Specialist Phillip C.S. Schiller, 21, killed in Afghanistan--America's latest undeclared war. Let's honor Specialist Schiller by bringing all the American Troops home from Afghsnistan before Christmas. As your Congressman, I pledge to vote to bring them home alive. Kenneth Stepp. Candidate U.S. House Ky-05 Democrat.