156 Squadron Log
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  29/05/1945  Warrant Officer Harold Roy ANDERSEN (later Pilot Officer) (918871), R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn., with effect from 16th April, 1943 (since deceased).

ANDERSEN, Harold Roy, Warrant Officer (918871, Royal Air Force) - No.156 Squadron - Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 1 June 1945 with effect from 14 April 1943. Public Record Office Air 2/8949 has citation drafted when he had flown 45 sorties (248 hours).

As a pilot, Warrant Officer Andersen is now serving on his second tour of operations which have included sorties against targets in Germany and Italy. His keenness and efficiency make him a most valuable member of aircraft crew.

Citation details provided by Hugh Halliday.