156 Squadron Log
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFM  18/09/1945  Flight Sergeant 1049968 Alexander William BLACK, R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn.

L.G. 21/9/45. Sorties 38. Flying hours 188.45. Navigator. Air 2/8751.

Flight Sergeant Blackl has completed 38 operational sorties, 23 of which have been with the Path Finder Force.
The majority of his sorties have been on German targets. This N.C.O. is an outstandingly keen set operator and has produced good results.
He has plenty of determination and grit and applies himself whole-heartedly to his task. He islways endeavouring to improve on his results.
Flight Sergeant Black has shown enthusiasm, loyalty and devotion to duty of a high order and I recommend him for the award of the Distinguished Flying Medal. 
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