Walter Wheeler (politician)

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Walter A. Wheeler Sr.
Member of the Maine House of Representatives for the 151st District
In office
December 2002 – December 2010
Succeeded by Devin Beliveau
Personal details
Born November 13, 1925
Manchester, Maine
Died February 14, 2017 (aged 91)
Kittery, Maine
Political party Democrat
Residence Kittery, Maine

Walter A. Wheeler, Sr. (November 13, 1925 – February 14, 2017) was an American politician and World War II veteran from Maine.[1] A Democrat from Kittery, Maine, Wheeler served four terms in the Maine House of Representatives from 2002-2010. He served in the United States Navy during World War II in the Pacific, Atlantic and European theaters.[2] He was born in Manchester, Maine and died in Kittery, Maine on February 14, 2017 at the age of 91.[3]


  1. ^ "Walter Wheeler, Sr. Biography - Project Vote Smart". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 12 February 2013. 
  2. ^ Creamer, Melanie (May 30, 2010). "Oldest member and only World War II veteran in Maine's House recalls D-Day". The Portland Press Herald. Retrieved January 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ Walter Wheeler Sr. Obituary