Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Arizona State University, 1969.
Enlisted United States Air Force, 1952, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, 1968, retired, 1974. Agent John Hancock Insurance, Phoenix, 1975—1978. Owner Scottsdale (Arizona) Silver Company, 1978—1981.
Freelance writer various media, 1981—1991.
Member of Sabre Pilots Association, Red River Fighter Pilots Association, Eagles Lodge, American Legion.
Married Charlene IIalbrook, May 14, 1952 (deceased June 6, 1988). Children: Michael, Alan, David. Married Doris Kaled, October 2, 1988 (deceased November 2002).