Corporal Roman Ducksworth, Jr. (U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command)

Benjamin Greenberg filed this request with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command of the United States of America.
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From: Benjamin Greenberg

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

All documents—including printed records, microfilms, photographs, and audio recordings—pertaining to Department of Defense investigations of the killing of Corporal Roman Ducksworth, Jr. (Serial No. 53163362) by Taylorsville Police Officer William Kelly, in Taylorsville, Mississippi, on April 9, 1962.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Benjamin Greenberg


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on July 7, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Fields, Brian J CIV (US)

Classification: UNCLASSIFIED

Caveats: NONE

Dear Mr. Greenberg:

This is in response to your referred request for release of information from the files of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (USACIDC).


Brian J. Fields

Information Release Specialist

US Army Criminal Investigation Command

Freedom of Information/Privacy Act (FOIA/PA) Office

27130 Telegraph Road

Quantico, VA 22134


Classification: UNCLASSIFIED

Caveats: NONE

From: Chidester, Erin L CIV (US)

Classification: UNCLASSIFIED
Caveats: NONE

Your request has been processed and should be emailed to you within the next day or so.