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Fred Murray Dean

Military

Flew Spitfire and headed the 31st FG

DSM/Silver Star/Legion of Merit, DFC; Air Medal w 9Oak Leaf Cluster/ and several foreign medals

Service

Units served with

  • 31st Fighter Group

    31st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 31st Fighter Group only flew missions from England between June and September 1942 but during this period they supported the Dieppe raid, the assault on occupied Europe, predominantly by the Canadian army. The attack was forced into early retreat...

Events

Event Location Date
Born 19 December 1916
Died 6 May 2002

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:10:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / wife

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