PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Archambault, Robert Francis (Service number: J11286)
Date of birth: 1917 (Ottawa/Ontario, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Unit: 425 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (425 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force)
Awarded on: June 5th, 1945
Action: Citation:
"Flight Lieutenant Archambault has completed many sorties against such targets as Duisburg, Cologne and Dusseldorf. On one occasion in January 1945 he was detailed to attack Chemnitz. On the outward flight some important equipment became unserviceable. Later trouble was experienced with the port outer engine. Undeterred, this officer proceeded to the target which was successfully bombed despite intense enemy activity. He has at all times displayed the utmost determination and devotion to duty."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Third Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 37109 published on the 1 June 1945
- Air Force Association of Canada
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