Colonel Waltman passed away on September 5, 1997

Name: Donald Glenn Waltman
Rank/Branch: United States Air Force/03
Date of Birth:
Home City of Record: Kellogg ID
Date of Loss: 19 September 1966
Country of Loss: North Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 213500 North 1064000 East
Status (in 1973): Returnee
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F105
Other Personnel in Incident:

Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews.


SOURCE: WE CAME HOME copyright 1977
Captain and Mrs. Frederic A Wyatt (USNR Ret), Barbara Powers Wyatt, Editor
P.O.W. Publications, 10250 Moorpark St., Toluca Lake, CA 91602
Text is reproduced as found in the original publication (including date and
spelling errors).

Lieutenant Colonel - United States Air Force
Shot Down: September 19, 1966
Released: March 4, 1973

I am the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn P. Waltman of Kellogg, Idaho. I was born
and raised in Kellogg and attended the University of Idaho where I received
a BA degree in Political Science. I married my high school sweetheart,
Marian Cook, have five wonderful children-two boys and three girls-and we
are still very much in love.

I entered the Air Force with an ROTC commission in 1955 and found my second
love-airplanes. I have flown the F-86D, F-102, and F-105.

I am very proud of the men with whom I served as a POW in North Vietnam, and
we all owe a great deal to the good Americans who supported us while we were
there. I love this great country of ours and would fight for her again

Donald Waltman retired from the United States Air Force as a Colonel. He and
his wife Marian resided in Germany until his death. Don's daughter Nancy,
and his wife were present at the NAM POWs 98 reunion in Dallas. They
both now reside in London. Don's son, Clint, is now a Brigadier General.

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