Walter Breuning, oldest man in America and Great Falls, MT resident.

Conversation with Walter

First Aired Thursday, February 05, 2009

Great Falls resident Walter Breuning liked to speak his mind.

Great Falls resident Walter Breuning was the world's oldest man until his death on April 14, 2011 at the age of 114. Walter Breuning liked to speak his mind. When he sat down with William Marcus (Backroads of Montana) he talked about childhood, career, family and the changes he witnessed over his many years. Walter knew James J. Hill, founder of the Great Northern Railroad, and often saw Charlie Russell in the Mint Bar in Great Falls. A Conversation with Walter is all about listening. 

Conversation With Walter