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Mary Lou, Fred's sister, was a pilot before him!

Fred – Pilot, US Army Air Corps

Pilots Hargesheimer, Guerry and Hazzard prepare to join the 8th Photo Squadron

Pilots and mechanics from Fred's 8th Photo Recon Squadron

Fred plants his zinnia garden in New Guinea

Fred harvest a bouquet from his garden in New Guinea

High stakes poker game with the 8th Photo Squadron

Roll Out The Barrels! Sing along at the bar

Mitsugu Hyakutomi the Japanese pilot who shot Fred down

Fred with villagers in a photo taken by an air-dropped camera in 1943

Fred reunites with Linda Darnell for lunch in Hollywood after his rescue and return to the US in 1944

Fred returned to New Britain for the first time in 1960

Fred and Dorothy's wedding day, December 16, 1944

Fred reunites with Wing Commander Bill Townsend (l), also an escaped Aussie pilot and Matt Foley, Coastwatcher radio man, after the war

Fred, Joseph Gabu and Bill Townsend

Richard, Fred's son, is actually second from the right with Fred in 1963

Richard Hargesheimer, who returned to build the first school, with friends

Fred describes the dogfight that ended his mission to Richard and two villagers

Farmer Fred with supplies for the new school

Fred with two village children on the island of New Britain

Fred reunites with Ida ToGogo, the woman who saved his life

Students working hard at the new school

Reading, writing and rithmatic

Dorothy presents Garua Peni with her sixth-grade diploma

Fred tutored elementary children in Grass Valley

Fred with Garua Peni, graduate and now Chairwoman of the Airmen's Memorial Foundation of Papua New Guinea

Fred in Grass Valley, California

Fred, (l) on helicopter going up the Pandi River in search of Eager Beaver, his P-38

Fred, with Cecile Benjamin, examine the film cartridge from his lost aircraft

Another view of the wreckage of Eager Beaver

Fred, Suara Auru, "Chief Warrior" in 2000 at the school in Ewasse

Fred, flanked by Garua Peni and his son Richard (with suspenders),and other villagers celebrate the school's anniversary.

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