SSG Justin "Dutch" Estes
United States Army

82nd Airborne

DEC 28, 1981 – MAR 05, 2007 |   Samarra, Iraq

Hometown: Sims, AR

A Silver Star recipient, Justin was fearless under pressure and was a natural leader. To keep Justin's legacy alive within the community, his family created The Justin Estes Memorial Scholarship Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Justin Estes Memorial Scholarship Foundation - Sims, AR

Each year the Foundation awards a $2,000 scholarship to a graduating senior from Ouachita River School District, Oden Campus in Oden, Arkansas, Justin’s Alma Mater.  Biennially, they host a community event to celebrate their local hero and continue his legacy by raising funds to continue the scholarships. Dog Tag Legacy Fund is proud to support this 501(c)(3) nonprofit with a Legacy Grant.