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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 795-11
September 16, 2011

DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

            Sgt. Chester G. Stoda, 32, of Black River Falls, Wis., died Sep. 2, from a non-combat related incident.  He was assigned to the 8th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

             For more information the media may contact the Fort Hood public affairs office at 254-287-0106 or may visit https://www.forthoodpresscenter.com .