PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Arnold, Charles Keever (Service number: J21404)
Date of birth: 1913 (West Virginia)
Nationality:  American
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Unit: No. 541 Squadron, Royal Air Force (No. 541 Squadron, Royal Air Force)
Awarded on: May 8th, 1945
Action: Citation;
"This officer is an able and successful pilot. His record in photographic reconnaissance has been consistently excellent. In December 1944 he completed a survey of an area involving a long period of flying in the face of great danger. Flight Lieutenant Arnold has always been keen to evolve new methods and to improve efficiency as a photographic pilot. Throughout his operational career this officer has inspired his fellow pilots by his keenness and courage and has been a great asset to the squadron."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Fifth Supplement to The London Gazette Issue 37070 published on the 4 May 1945
- Air Force Association of Canada
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