Soldier of the Week: Spc. Liam P. Kelly

U.S. Army Central
Courtesy Story

Date: 10.28.2013
Posted: 10.28.2013 15:16
News ID: 115857
Soldier of the Week: Spc. Liam P. Kelly

By Sgt. Adam C. Keith<br /> Third Army/ARCENT Public Affairs<br /> <br /> CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – This week’s U.S. Army Central Soldier of the Week is Spc. Liam P. Kelly, a civil affairs specialist with the U.S. Army Central Strategy and Effects. <br /> <br /> Kelly is serving a nine-month tour in Kuwait attached to U.S. Army Central, out of Fort Meade, Md. with the 352d Civil Affairs Command. He is a native of Alexandria, Va., and has served in the U.S. Army for four years. <br /> <br /> “I joined the military because I wanted to experience new things and see the world,” said Kelly.<br /> <br /> <strong> Q: </strong> What is your favorite movie genre?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> Comedy. I love seeing movies that make me laugh. <br /> <strong> Q: </strong> What is your favorite food?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> Steak.<br /> <strong> Q: </strong> What are your goals?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> My goals are to finish my associate’s degree within the next year and finish jump school when I return from this deployment.<br /> <strong> Q: </strong> What are you most proud of?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> I am proud of the fact that I have become a manager in my field.<br /> <strong> Q: </strong> What are your hobbies?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> I love to work on cars and engines. I am very mechanically inclined.<br /> <strong> Q: </strong> If you could spend one hour with anyone, who would it be and why?<br /> <strong> A: </strong> I would pick the comedian Dave Chappelle, because I think he is funny and it would be a fun experience.