UPDATE: Fort Sill identifies soldier found dead

Spc. Gregory Davis, 4th Battalion, 60th Air Defense Artillery, died in his barracks room early...
Spc. Gregory Davis, 4th Battalion, 60th Air Defense Artillery, died in his barracks room early Friday evening.
Published: Sep. 3, 2022 at 12:11 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 4, 2022 at 2:32 PM CDT
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FT. SILL, Okla. (KSWO) - Fort Sill officials have identified the soldier found dead on Friday evening in his on-post quarters.

Spc. Gregory Davis, 4th Battalion, 60th Air Defense Artillery, died in his barracks room early Friday evening.

His fiancé contacted his fellow soldiers out of concern when he was not returning texts or phone calls. They found Davis unresponsive and immediately notified first responders and their chain of command.

“We express our deepest sympathies and condolences to Spc. Davis’ friends and family during this trying time,” said Col. Ryan Schrock, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade commander. “He was a valued member of the team and his loss is felt by all of us.”

The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division is continuing the investigation into the cause of death.

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Ft. Sill officials said a soldier was found dead Friday evening in on-post quarters.

Officials have not released any further details other than this is an on going investigation by the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division.

“Every person on our team is family and we are deeply saddened by this loss. Our concerns are now for the Soldier’s family, friends, and battle-buddies,” said Maj. Gen. Kenneth Kamper, Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill Commanding General.

The soldier’s next of kin must be notified prior to the name being released.