US Army Private Cheizray Pressley, aged 21, from North Charleston, South Carolina was one of four US servicemen to die on 16th May 2011 from the blast of a bomb in Zabul, Afghanistan, whilst on a mounted patrol.
Pvt. Pressley served with the Brigade Troops Battalion, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, based at Fort Wainwright, Anchorage, Alaska.
He joined the Army in September 2010 and served at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. before transferring to Alaska in January 2011.