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TSgt Scott Duffman
Bronze Star Medal with V for Valor

TSGT SCOTT DUFFMAN

KIA

DATE OF BIRTH: AUGUST 14, 1974

HOME OF RECORD: ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO

DATE OF DEATH: FEBRUARY 18, 2007

E6 TSgt Rank Insignia
Air Force Enlisted badge
Airborne Master Warfare Device Airborne Master Warfare Device Military Freefall Jump Master Parachute Warfare Device Duffman Ribbon Rack Diver Warfare Device

Technical Sergeant Scott E. Duffman, was killed in action in Afghanistan, on February 18, 2007, when an MH-47 with twenty-one other personnel crashed.

At the time of the crash, the special operations team was providing CSAR coverage to several ongoing operations. Eight personnel in total were killed in the crash. Two other pararescuemen and one combat controller were seriously injured.

Duffman was assigned to the 24th Special Tactics Squadron (24 STS), stationed at Pope AFB, North Carolina, and his decorations include the Bronze Star Medal with Valor, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Air Medal, the Air Force Commendation Medal, and the Air Force Achievement Medal.