His return is a major boost for George Graham ahead of the FA Cup quarter-final against West Ham on Sunday.
Another player pushing for a starting position at Upton Park will be Steffen Iversen, who will top up his fitness for the second string after making two substitute appearances for the first team after his lengthy absence with a knee injury.
Simon Davies (pictured) will be hoping to shake off the effects of the virus that forced him off at half-time against Leeds and kept him out of the game at Derby.
Alton Thelwell turns out for the reserves as he seeks to banish memories of first team mishaps and he is joined by Anthony Gardner, who made his senior debut on Saturday, and Perry in a strong looking defensive trio.
Team: Walker, Perry, Thelwell, Gardner, Davies, Toner, Jackson, Etherington, McEwen, Iversen, Korsten. Subs: Hillier, Piercy, Kamanan, Ferguson, Kelly.
Chris Perry makes his comeback for the reserves against Charlton at St Albans tonight following his recovery from a gashed shin sustained against Manchester City three weeks ago.