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Walter Young, Sr., American safety engineer. Decorated Bronze Star, Air medal, others.


Sr., Walter Young, was born on July 13, 1937 in New Orleans. Son of William F. and Denise (Keys) Y.


Bachelor in Education, Northwestern State University, Louisiana, 1976. Degree in Computer Programming, Spencer Business College, Louisiana, 1970.


Safety supervisor Willamette Industries, Inc., Campti, Louisiana, since 1974. Guest lecturer Northwestern State University, since 1975.


The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.


Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.


It is important to experience God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.


Vice-president chapter Gifted and Talented Children, 1972-1974. Member Natchitoches Planning Commission, L., since 1984, Natchitoches Task Force on Industry, since 1983, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Voters and Civil Rights League, since 1972. Served with United States Army, 1954-1974.

Korea, Germany; Vietnam. Member American Society Safety Engineers, Veterans of Safety, American Society Notaries, Northwestern State University Alumni Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Omega Psi Phi. Clubs: Bayou Rod and Gun (program chair 1978-1985) (Natchitoches).

Lodges: Masons (33 degree).


  • Other Interests

    Fishing, hunting.


Married Amanda McLean, July 2, 1960. Children: Regina D. Young Powe, Walter, Rodney A.

William F. Y.

Denise (Keys) Y.

Amanda McLean

Regina D. Young Powe Sr.

Walter Sr.

Rodney A. Sr.