Oklahoma soldier wounded in Iraq expected home this weekend

Thursday, January 8th 2004, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

An Oklahoma soldier injured in Iraq will be back on Sooner soil this weekend.

William Gilstrap is scheduled to arrive in Norman Saturday. He was shot while his unit was on foot patrol in Iraq. Gilstrap's family says he will recover from his wounds.

He's expected to receive the purple heart.