A friend remembers
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Felix R. Fimbres
Maj. Gregory Ulma of the 426th Civil Affairs Battalion looks on as the Veterans Affairs newest medical facility in Long Beach Calif. is named after his friend and colleague, Maj. Charles R. Soltes on Jan. 25, 2011. Soltes was a civil affairs officer with the 426th and doctor of optometry who was killed in action while rebuilding the medical infrastructure in Mosul, Iraq. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Felix R. Fimbres)
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