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David Mathieson Walker
Birth: May 20, 1944
Columbus
Muscogee County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 23, 2001
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Astronaut. He graduated from Annapolis in 1966, received flight training as a Naval aviator and served as a fighter pilot in Vietnam. In the 1970s, he was engineering test pilot in the flight test division at the Naval Air Test Center and became an NASA Astronaut in August 1979. He was a veteran of four space flights, having logged over 724 hours in space. He was the pilot on the space shuttle Discovery STS 51-A in 1984, was the mission commander on Atlantis STS-30 in 1989, Discovery STS-53 in 1992 and Endeavor STS-69 in 1995. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 66, Lot 5191
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Feb 04, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7146954
David Mathieson Walker
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David Mathieson Walker
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- CHS
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014
Thank you for your service. Rest in peace.
- CHS
 Added: May. 23, 2014
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