Air Force Commendation Medal

Lyle Everette Huntley


In 1938 at Salem, Oregon

Military Service

U.S. Air Force  Vietnam War (1955 - 1969)
California State Military Reserve for 8 Years


31st Field Maintenance Sqaudron PACAF Viet Nam
15 Feb. 1968 - 26 Feb 1969
Chaplain in the California State Military Reserve

Highest Rank

U.S. Air Force - Ssgt. E5
California State Military Reserve - Lt. Col.


1st Row
Air Force Commendation Medal
2nd Row
Good Conduct Medal (3 Awards), National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal
3rd Row
Air Force Longevity Ribbon (3 Awards), Small Arms Expert Ribbon, Vietnam Campaign Medal. Also received a Military Good Conduct Medal (3 Awards)


After Leaving the Air Force in 1969 went to college and earned a BA in Psychology/Religion. Was Ordained as a Freewill Baptist Preacher 1970 pastored 6 Churches over 35 years.
Served With California State Military Reserve for 8 years receiving A commission from the Governer as a Major,(Chaplain) was promoted to Lt.Col. Befor going on the inactive duty list.