SSS Member Eugene C. Buttyan Headed West

Gene flew 514 combat mission, earning the Silver Star with 2 oak leaf clusters; the Distinguished Flying Cross with 20 oak leaf clusters, 38 Air Medals.

His F-100 assignments included 4598 CCTS Nellis, 55-60; 16 TFS Misawa, 60-63; 17 TFTS Luke 63-64; 4598 CCTS Luke, 65-66; 31TFW/308 & 309TFS Tuy Hoa 66-67; 4598CCTS Luke 67-70; and Flt Systems Holloman.75-83.

A memorial service will be held February 22, 2019, at 11:30 am, at Funeraria del Angel — Martin East Funeral Home, 1460 George Dieter Drive, El Paso, TX 79936. An interment service is immediately following at 1 pm, at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, 5200 Fred Wilson Avenue, El Paso, TX.

Eugene Buttyan Obituary

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