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Incident Name:
Date:  9/14/1980
Personnel:  Ronald Lee "Butch" Huddleston
Age:  25
Agency/Organization:  Oregon Department of Forestry
Position: firefighter

Summary:  Butch Huddleston was fighting a fire near Eugene in Lane County, OR, on September 14, 1980. A limb hit him in the head, killing him.

 

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Reports, Documentation, Lessons Learned

  • Oregon Death Index: Ronald Lee Huddleston

    Name: Ronald Lee Huddleston

    Event Type: Death

    Event Date: 14 Sep 1980

    Event Place: Lane County, Oregon

    Birth Date: 08 Jun 1955

    Certificate Number: 80-15151 (more at link)

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  • Find a Grave: Ronald Lee "Butch" Huddleston

    Name: Ronald Lee Huddleston

    Event Type: Burial

    Event Date: 1980

    Event Place: Eugene, Lane County, Oregon, United States of America

    Photograph Included: Yes

    Birth Date: 08 Jun 1955

    Death Date: 14 Sep 1980

    Affiliate Record Identifier: 101730751

    Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery

  • Oregon Memorial: Ronald Huddleston
Ronald Huddleston, Oregon Memorial Ronald Huddleston, Oregon Memorial

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