|Unit||Attack Squadron 94|
|Rank||Lieutenant Commander U.S. Navy|
|Entered Service From||Kansas City Kansas|
|Date of Death||March 21 1966|
|Status||Missing In Action|
Courts of the Missing
Lieutenant Commander Tiderman was a member of Attack Squadron 94, Carrier Air Wing 9 aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS ENTERPRISE (CVAN-65). On March 21, 1966, he was the pilot of a Douglas Attack Aircraft Skyhawk (A-4C) over North Vietnam when his aircraft went down in the ocean about 75 miles east of Ron, North Vietnam. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.