PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Anthony, Roy Frederick
Date of birth: 1920 (Hamilton/Ontario, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
BIOGRAPHY: 
Service number J85881.
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Acting Flying Officer
Unit: No. 432 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (No. 432 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force)
Awarded on: November 17th, 1944
Action: Recommendation:
"Flying Officer Anthony has completed a large number of operational sorties. At all times he has proven himself an extremely capable pilot, displaying the utmost keenness and efficiency in his duties which contributed much to the success attained by his crew. Out of thirty-five sorties, only twice has he failed to bomb his target and that was due to engine failure.

For his fine record and determination to carry out his missions successfully, this officer is recommended for the Distinguished Flying Cross."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Fourth Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 36799 published on the 14 November 1944
- Air Force Association of Canada
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