PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Anderson, John Andrew Joseph Carruthers
Date of birth: Unknown
Nationality:  Canadian
BIOGRAPHY: 
Service number J19611.
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flying Officer
Unit: No. 20 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (No. 20 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force)
Awarded on: September 25th, 1945
Action: Citation:
"Flying Officer Anderson has shown outstanding keenness to participate in operational flying over the Arakan, the Imphal and Burma fronts. He has destroyed a large number of Japanese stores and motor transport and, on one occasion, his skill and ability in locating and destroying the first tank, culminating in the destruction of most of the tank force opposing our ground forces at the Wyinmu Bridgehead. His determination and cheerfulness have always been outstanding."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Fourth Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 37291 published on the 28 September 1945
- Air Force Association of Canada
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