PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Armstrong, Stanley William (Service number: J13824)
Date of birth: 1923 (Winnipeg/Manitoba, Canada)
Nationality:  Canadian
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flying Officer
Unit: No. 405 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (No. 405 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force)
Awarded on: June 2nd, 1944
Action: Recommendation:
"This officer is an excellent navigator who has completed almost two tours of operations. Many of his operational sorties were carried out against heavily defended enemy targets such as Berlin, Hamburg and Mannheim. This officer, on many occasions, came under heavy fire, but in spite of personal danger, carried out his missions in a most commendable manner, which has acted as an incentive to those less experienced than himself. Strongly recommended for the award of the Distinguished Flying Cross."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Fourth Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 36542 published on the 30 May 1944
- Air Force Association of Canada
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