Henry “Buddy” Hunter
Master Sergeant E-7, U.S. Air Force
Born: January 1, 1937
1955 to 1981
Vietnam 1968 to 1969
|Air Force Good Conduct Medal w/1-Silver Oak Leaf Cluster|
|Air Force Outstanding Unit Award w/2-Devices|
|Vietnam Service Medal|
|National Defense Service Medal|
|Air Force Longevity Service Ribbon, 1-Silver Leaf Cluster|
|Air Force Commendation Medal|
|Army Good Conduct Medal w/1 Bronze Loop|
|Meritorious Service Medal|
Henry was born to MaeBelle (Jamison) and William Hunter, Sr. on January 1, 1937 in Stamford, Connecticut. He attended Stamford High School and enlisted into the United States Air Force in 1955 at the age of 18 and served for 26 years. Henry was a Working Supervisor MGT-2 and attended NCO Leadership School (CORR) in June of 1964.
Henry earned numerous medals of honor and acknowledgements for his service. He has lived in Stamford for 85 years.