156 Squadron Log
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  1/12/1944  Acting Flight Lieutenant Patrick Augustine MURPHY (160834) R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn.

This officer has participated in a large number of sorties, many of them against dangerous and difficult targets. He is a keen, cool and resolute member of aircraft crew, whose ability has contributed in good measure to the successes obtained. In October, 1944, Flight Lieutenant Murphy participated in an attack on Cleve. His cool and skilful work in the face of much anti-aircraft fire was worthy of great praise.