Based: Ft. Riley, Kan.
97th Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade
Supporting: Operation Enduring Freedom
Died: February 7, 2010
Camp Nathan Smith, Afghanistan
Hometown: Fair Oaks
Burial: Fair Oaks District Cemetery, Fair Oaks, Calif.
Fort Riley, Kan. – A Fort Riley Soldier died of injuries sustained from a noncombat related injury in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Feb. 7.Read the entire Fort Riley article about Private 1st Class Charles A. Williams here and find more at Military Times and News 10 and visit Pfc Williams' Guest Book.
Pfc. Charles Williams was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 97th Military Police Battalion, United States Army Garrison, 1st Infantry Division.
Williams, 29, was an automation technician from Fair Oaks, Calif. He came into the Army April 2008. He was stationed at Fort Riley since December 2008. This was Williams' first deployment in support of the war on terrorism.