Sgt Eugene Williams

Sgt Eugene Williams

Birth
Highland, Ulster County, New York, USA
Death 29 Mar 2003 (aged 24)
Iraq
Burial Waipahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Memorial ID 10749966 · View Source
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Army Sgt Williams was assigned to the 27th Infantry, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia. Williams was killed when a taxi carrying a car bomb drove up to an Army checkpoint in central Iraq (suicide bomber). Eugene attended Highland High School where he played football. He was a good student and a dedicated and loyal football player. The last letter his family received from him was on the day he was killed. In the letter he said all he wanted was a little home cooking. He was very optimistic and couldn't wait to come home so he could cook for his family. Eugene had a love for soulful R&B music and planned to finish a demo tape showcasing his singing. The last letter to his wife said he wouldn't be able to call for a while but that he was mailing letters to his girls. He leaves behind his wife, Brandy, 3-year-old daughter, and was expecting a second child in June.


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  • Created by: Brenda N
  • Added: 10 Apr 2005
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Eugene Williams (30 Apr 1978–29 Mar 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10749966, citing Mililani Memorial Park, Waipahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Brenda N (contributor 46490312) .