Anne Smedinghoff

 

 

Age: 25

 

Summary: U.S. Foreign Services officer and diplomat who was one of five American civilians killed in a suicide car bombing in Qalat, Afghanistan while they were delivering textbooks to school children and became the first American diplomat to die on the job since the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya in which the Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car bombing attack

 

Born: June 1, 1987

 

Died: April 6, 2013

 

Location: Qalat, Afghanistan