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Newspaper item announcing Walter Frederick's credit for downing enemy aircraft.



  • 56th Fighter Group

    56th Fighter Group

    Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...

  • 63rd Fighter Squadron


  • Walter Frederick

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    1st Lt Walter R. Frederick 8th AF 56th FG 63rd. Enlisted at 18 via Canada/RAF. Transferred to 63rd when the US moved to Boxted AFB.


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Sources include: RCAF Archives, local and regional newspapers, DOD Correspondence