Donald Wayne Martin


Preferred Name: Don
Nickname/Call Sign: Don
Date Of Birth: 08-26-1932
Highest Military Grade Held: Colonel, 06
Hometown: Oak Grove, MO

Biography

1952-1953 Pilot Training T6, T33, F84G Bartow, Goodfellow, Foster, Luke
1953-1957 Pilot Training Inst T28, T33 Williams,Laughlin
1953-1960 Ftr Pilot, F86H, F-100, Toul, Hahn
1960-1962 Gunnery Inst, F100, Nellis,
1962-1965 Gunnery Inst F100 Luke
1965-1966 Ftr Plt F100 Tan San Nhut, Ben Hoa
1966-1970 Staff Off, 3AF, Ftr Pilot Lakenheath
1970-1972 SQ OPS, CC, F4, 46,47, 94 FS Macdill
1972-1973 Staff Off 7AF, Ftr Pilot, 3TFW Bien Hoa
1973-1975 Cief Flt Safety TAC, T39 Langley
1975-1978 ANG Sen Advisor 121 TFW, A7, Rickenbacker
1978-1982 Flt Inst Gen Aviation, Many Types Phoenix
1982-1992 Dir Administration Embry-Riddle, Prescott
After USAF- FAA Certified Commercial,CFI, CFII, Multi I, Multi CFII, ATR, Sawyer Aviation, Phoenix AZ, Many Cessna, Piper, Recip and Turbo. Dir Admin, Embry-Riddle Aero Univ, Prescott, AZ, Member, Quiet Birdmen, SSS (great reunions), Order of Daedalians, Prescott Military Pilots Group. Inactive, CBSA, RRVFPA. Married 52years, Loraine, 3 Children, (2 living), 6 Grandchildren.

Units Assigned

  • 1952 Enlisted Lackland AFB, TX,
  • 1952-1953 Pilot Tng, Bartow FL, Goodfellow, Foster, Laughlin , TX, Luke , AZ, T-6, T-33, F84
  • 1953-1956 Flight Instructor, Williams AFB, AZ, T-28, T-33
  • 1956-1957 Flight Instructor, Laughlin, AFB, TX T-33
  • 1957-1959 81 FBS, Toul Rosieres, FR, F-86H, F-100D
  • 1959-1960 81 TFS, Hahn AB GR, F-100D
  • 1960-1962 Gunnery Instructor, Nellis AFB NV, F-100D
  • 1962-1965 4517, 4515th, Luke AFB, AZ F-100C, F-100D
  • 1965-1966 2nd AD/7AF, Tan San Nhut AB, RVN, Bien Hoa AB, RVN, F-100D
  • 1966-1970 3AF HQ, South Ruislip, England, F100D, F4D (Checkout, Bentwaters)
  • 1970-1972 46 TFS, 47 TFS CC, 94 TFS CC, Macdill AFB, FL, F4E
  • 1972-1973 366 TFW, 432 TRW, ABCCC, Takhli, Udorn , Korat RTAB Thailand, F4-D, F4E
  • 1973-1975 TAC HQ, Langley AFB, VA, T-29
  • 1975-1978 120 TFW ANG, Rickenbacker AFB Ohio, F-100, A7D
  • Nov -1978 Retired

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • ICAF, 1969

Civilian Education

  • BGE, University of Nebraska, Omaha
Biography

Biography

1952-1953 Pilot Training T6, T33, F84G Bartow, Goodfellow, Foster, Luke
1953-1957 Pilot Training Inst T28, T33 Williams,Laughlin
1953-1960 Ftr Pilot, F86H, F-100, Toul, Hahn
1960-1962 Gunnery Inst, F100, Nellis,
1962-1965 Gunnery Inst F100 Luke
1965-1966 Ftr Plt F100 Tan San Nhut, Ben Hoa
1966-1970 Staff Off, 3AF, Ftr Pilot Lakenheath
1970-1972 SQ OPS, CC, F4, 46,47, 94 FS Macdill
1972-1973 Staff Off 7AF, Ftr Pilot, 3TFW Bien Hoa
1973-1975 Cief Flt Safety TAC, T39 Langley
1975-1978 ANG Sen Advisor 121 TFW, A7, Rickenbacker
1978-1982 Flt Inst Gen Aviation, Many Types Phoenix
1982-1992 Dir Administration Embry-Riddle, Prescott
After USAF- FAA Certified Commercial,CFI, CFII, Multi I, Multi CFII, ATR, Sawyer Aviation, Phoenix AZ, Many Cessna, Piper, Recip and Turbo. Dir Admin, Embry-Riddle Aero Univ, Prescott, AZ, Member, Quiet Birdmen, SSS (great reunions), Order of Daedalians, Prescott Military Pilots Group. Inactive, CBSA, RRVFPA. Married 52years, Loraine, 3 Children, (2 living), 6 Grandchildren.

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 1952 Enlisted Lackland AFB, TX,
  • 1952-1953 Pilot Tng, Bartow FL, Goodfellow, Foster, Laughlin , TX, Luke , AZ, T-6, T-33, F84
  • 1953-1956 Flight Instructor, Williams AFB, AZ, T-28, T-33
  • 1956-1957 Flight Instructor, Laughlin, AFB, TX T-33
  • 1957-1959 81 FBS, Toul Rosieres, FR, F-86H, F-100D
  • 1959-1960 81 TFS, Hahn AB GR, F-100D
  • 1960-1962 Gunnery Instructor, Nellis AFB NV, F-100D
  • 1962-1965 4517, 4515th, Luke AFB, AZ F-100C, F-100D
  • 1965-1966 2nd AD/7AF, Tan San Nhut AB, RVN, Bien Hoa AB, RVN, F-100D
  • 1966-1970 3AF HQ, South Ruislip, England, F100D, F4D (Checkout, Bentwaters)
  • 1970-1972 46 TFS, 47 TFS CC, 94 TFS CC, Macdill AFB, FL, F4E
  • 1972-1973 366 TFW, 432 TRW, ABCCC, Takhli, Udorn , Korat RTAB Thailand, F4-D, F4E
  • 1973-1975 TAC HQ, Langley AFB, VA, T-29
  • 1975-1978 120 TFW ANG, Rickenbacker AFB Ohio, F-100, A7D
  • Nov -1978 Retired

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • ICAF, 1969

Civilian Education

  • BGE, University of Nebraska, Omaha
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