SSGT Dennis Willard Huffine (KIA)





Date of birth: 4/15/50
Home of record: Paragould, AR
Religion: Baptist
Marital Status: Single
Tour began: 12/8/69
Date of Casualty: 7/14/70
Age at time of death: 20
Race: Caucasian
Branch of Service: ARMY
Rank: SGT E5
Casualty Country: SOUTH VIETNAM
Casualty Province: THUA THIEN
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered



Dennis was killed while patrolling near Fire Support Base Ripcord, when he took a fatal enemy rifle shot while securing a helicopter pick-up zone to evacuate a wounded comrade



Dennis is honored on Panel 08W - Line 17 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial




Dennis is buried at Clarks Chapel Cemetery in Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas


If you have a photo to share or memories of Huffine that you would like posted on this page, please email the webmaster



Main Page | B-2/501st AO | Email Roster | Memorial Page
LINKS | Time Line 67-72 | Photo Gallery | Sign Our Guestbook 
Site Index | Email Webmaster