PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Alberts, Edward John
Date of birth: 1919 (Rockdell/Saskatchewan, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
BIOGRAPHY: 
Service number J.17224.
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Awarded on: October 13th, 1944
Action: Recommendation:
"Flight Lieutenant Alberts has operated with this squadron just short of one year. During that time he carried out attacks on targets in Italy, Germany and France. Flight Lieutenant Alberts has at all times shown a great keenness for operations and his fine offensive spirit has been an example to all members of this squadron. During all his operations he pressed home his attack with determination and no abortive sorties.
In view of this officer's fine record with this squadron and his contribution in two campaigns, Flight Lieutenant Alberts is strongly recommended for the award of the Distinguished Flying Cross."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Fourth Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 36745 published on the 10 October 1944
- Air Force Association of Canada
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