The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Steven J. Walberg, 18, of Paradise, Calif., died April 15 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds sustained from enemy small arms fire. He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas.
For further information on this soldier, contact the Fort Riley public affairs office at (785) 239-3410.