|Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife|
|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 2nd Middlesex District|
|Preceded by||Thomas H. D. Mahoney|
|Succeeded by||John MacGovern|
|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from the 17th Worcester District|
|Preceded by||Robert C. Reynolds|
|Succeeded by||Robert D. McNeil|
February 16, 1942 |
|Alma mater||University of Alaska
Wentworth Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Walter E. Bickford (born February 16, 1942) is an American civil engineer and politician who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1977 to 1983 and served as Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife from 1983 to 1991. In 1999 he ran in the special election for the Massachusetts Senate seat in the Middlesex and Worcester District vacated by Robert Durand. He lost in the Democratic primary to Pam Resor.
- 1983–1984 Public Officers of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
- "Bickford Seeks Senate Seat in Middlesex-Worcester". Worcester Telegram & Gazette. February 16, 1999.