PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Alverson, James Rees
Date of birth: 1920 (Fleet/Alberta, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
BIOGRAPHY: 
Service number J.15004.
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Unit: No.357 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
Awarded on: June 26th, 1945
Action: Citation:
"On his first tour of operational duty, Flight Lieutenant Alverson participated in a good number of attacks against strongly defended enemy targets and throughout displayed a high degree of skill and devotion to duty. Since joining this squadron, Flight Lieutenant Alverson has taken part in many varied sorties, including a number of operational missions far into enemy territory. On these occasions his exceptional ability has been an important factor in the successes obtained."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Air Force Association of Canada
- Third Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 37147 published on the 22 June 1945
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