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Bruce Huffman: Before Charlie Troop there was “UTT”

March 25, 2011


  Before the 1st Cavalry Division was even formed there was another Helicopter unit already in Vietnam. They were Proud, Fearless and Professional. We of Charlie Troop are proud to let the world know about these men. Once upon a time, there was a band of Army Aviators and their crewmen that operated the Army’s first armed helicopter […]

Bruce Huffman: A Reminder in History

March 8, 2011


                                                                      General Vo Nguyen Giap. General Giap was a brilliant, highly respected leader of the North Vietnam military. The following quote is from his […]

Charlie Troop 1/9th Cavalry Bruce Huffman: “They’re all dead”

May 11, 2010


  The following is a true story about the deaths of John Clayton Wallace, John Wayne States and Douglas Eugene Gossage. It is written by J. Bruce Huffman. Bruce was a pilot of a Light Observation Helicopter (LOH). His aircraft tail number was 67-16079. His crew consisted of SSG John States and SP/4 Douglas Gossage. […]