PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Ardis, Victor Dempster (Service number: J16907)
Date of birth: 1917 (Ottawa/Ontario, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flying Officer
Unit: No. 420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (No. 420 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force)
Awarded on: November 30th, 1943
Action: Citation:
"This pilot has completed a large number of night bombing sorties. Throughout the Sicilian and Italian campaigns he has pressed home his attacks with the greatest determination and has obtained a photograph of the aiming point on nearly every occasion. His cheerfulness and disregard of any defences have contributed much to the high morale of his crew and squadron."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Third Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 36267 published on the 26 November 1943
- Air Force Association of Canada
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