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friends of the 8th and fred boswell

i am the new membership secretary for "friends of the 8th" here in england. i also have the honour of being a good friend of fred boswell who was with 361stfg too..what a man to know...he is like a member of our family and is a credit to the memory of people who served in the 8th airforce in ww2 to ensure our freedom...we owe you so much and will make sure you are never forgotten..ps fred flew the flag at the rededication of the american air museum at duxford last year...what a photo a true patriot

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I just saw the message about my father in law, Fred Boswell. I am sad to report that Mr. Boswell fought his last battle Tuesday March 10, 2009, departing this life at 2:30 am. He was a great American and will be sadly missed. Our loss, Heaven's gain.

Robert O'Reilly

Re: friends of the 8th and fred boswell

The 361st Fighter Group has lost a good friend in
the passing of Fred Boswell. He will be missed.