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Sgt David B. "Blake" Williams
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1981, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 2008
Baghdad, Iraq

Sergeant Williams, 26, of Tarboro, North Carolina. Always called Blake by his family, he was a 2000 graduate of Tarboro High School. Blake enlisted in the National Guard in July, 2003. His first tour of duty in Iraq was with the 105th Military Police Battalion and he was on his second tour of duty with the 1132nd Military Police Company, North Carolina Army National Guard, Rocky Mount, North Carolina, when he was killed along with two other members of his unit when their vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device. He received the Combat Action Badge and the Army Commendation Medal. Posthumous awards include the Bronze Star and The Purple Heart. Sergeant Williams is survived by his mother, Susan Leggett Williams; sister, Mary Beth Williams; maternal grandparents, Mary and Earl Leggett; nephew, Damian S. Williams, all of Tarboro. He was preceded in death by his father, John David Williams and a brother John Williams. 
 
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 Parents:
  John D. Williams (1943 - 1988)
 
 Sibling:
  John Christopher Williams (1967 - 2006)*
  David B. Williams (1981 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edgecombe Memorial Park
Tarboro
Edgecombe County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Elizabeth Reed
Originally Created by: Sue
Record added: Mar 24, 2008
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Sgt David B. Blake Williams
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God bless you Blake. Rest in Peace
- Mike Cary
 Added: Apr. 1, 2016
SSGT. North Carolina Army National Guard. 1132nd Military Police Company. Bronze Star Medal. Purple Heart. Respects on your Angel Day.
- Mike Endress---Alabama-USA
 Added: Mar. 22, 2016

- Sue
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014
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