Walter Dawson
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Walter Dawson
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United States
In Australia...
On the plane...
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Michael's father
Walt's grandfather

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Walter Dawson was the father of Michael, the husband of Michael's mother and Walt's paternal grandfather. Walter is an unseen character in Lost. He was mentioned when Michael and Susan were shopping for items for their unborn child. ("Special") Susan told Michael that she would agree to name the baby Walter provided that he keeps her last name Lloyd.

His wife is currently raising Walt. ("Meet Kevin Johnson")

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For fan theories about these unanswered questions, see: Walter Dawson/Theories
  • Is he alive?
    • If he is, is he also taking care of Walt with Michael's mother?
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