Dan and Cindy Dietz are the parents of Navy SEAL Danny Dietz who was killed in action on June 28, 2005 during Operation Redwing. They reside in Littleton, Co. This phone interview was conducted on June 24, 2010.
LS.Net: Danny was born in Colorado?
Cindy Dietz: Yes. He was born in Aurora, Colorado.
LSN: What was he like as a child? What were some of his favorite hobbies and interests growing up?
CD: He was very rambunctious. He loved animals of all kinds and martial arts. Dan and I are both instructors in martial arts…we both have our black belts, so he was trained in the martial arts.