156 Squadron Log
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFM  23/06/1942  926457 Sergeant John Fredrick JENKINS, No. 115 Squadron.  115 
DFC  5/12/1944  Flight Lieutenant John Frederick JENKINS, D.F.M. (124669), R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn.

JENKINS, John Frederick, F/L, DFM (124669, RAFVR*) - No.156 Squadron - Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 8 December 1944. Citation from Air Ministry Bulletin 16576.

Since the award of the Distinguished Flying Medal this officer has taken part in many more operational sorties. Some of the targets he has attacked have been amongst the most heavily defended in Germany. Flight Lieutenant Jenkins is a most resolute and determined officer who has always displayed an outstanding keenness for operational flying, setting a fine example of devotion to duty.

Citation details provided by Hugh Halliday.