Mac Huddleston

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Mac Huddleston
Member of the Mississippi House of Representatives
from the 15th district
Assumed office
January 8, 2008
Preceded byPat Montgomery
Personal details
Born
Elton Mac Huddleston Jr.

(1943-09-16) September 16, 1943 (age 76)
Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Flavia Hutchinson
ResidencePontotoc, Mississippi
Alma materMississippi State University
Auburn University
ProfessionVeterinarian, Criminal Investigator
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Years of service1966–1968
RankCaptain
Battles/warsVietnam War
AwardsAir Medal ribbon.svg Air Medal (21)

Elton Mac Huddleston Jr. (born September 16, 1943)[1] is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing the 15th district since 2008.

Early life and education[edit]

Huddleston graduated from the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1972.[2]

Vietnam war veteran[edit]

Huddleston served with the 9th Division as a Lieutenant in the Mekong River Delta during the Vietnam War, operating a UH-1 Iroquois (Huey) helicopter.[3]

Current Committee Assignments[edit]

  • Appropriations - Vice-Chair[4]
  • Agriculture[4]
  • Apportionment and Elections[1]
  • Congressional Redistricting[1]
  • Ethics[4]
  • Legislative Reapportionment[1]
  • Military Affairs[4]
  • Public Health and Human Services[4]
  • Rules[1]
  • Universities and Colleges[4]

Personal[edit]

Huddleston is married to the former Flavia Hutchinson, and he is a practicing Baptist.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Rep. Mac Huddleston | Mississippi 2015 | TrackBill". trackbill.com. Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  2. ^ "My Heroes In Veterinary Medicine 2 – MyPetsDoctor.com". www.mypetsdoctor.com. Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  3. ^ "UH-1 Huey helicopter dedication at Camp Shelby Museum". wdam.com. Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g Butler, Regina. "Rep. Huddleston to address American Legion". Daily Journal. Retrieved November 5, 2018.

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