|Birthplace:||Watertown / South Dakota|
|Selection date:||??.??.1977 / ??.??.1980|
|Status:||Ret. 16.01.1978 / 29.05.1980|
Lieutenant General, USAF, Ret.; Bachelor of arts degree in mathematics, University of Southern California, 1966; Master's degree in business administration, Auburn University, Alabama, 1979; at the time of his selection assigned at Tyndall AFB, Florida ; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 and 9 selections; former vice commander, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
Last update on July 12, 2009.