Acting Flight Lieutenant John MACPHERSON (122355), Roval Air Force Volunteer Reserve, No. 156 Squadron.
MACPHERSON, John, A/F/L (122355, RAFVR*) - No.156 Squadron
Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 12 March 1943.
Following text from Air Ministry Bulletin 9511.
By his outstanding ability and knowledge as a navigator, this officer has ably assisted his captain during numerous sorties. He has achieved a very high standard of operational skill and invariably takes the utmost pains in identifying and attacking the target. His determination and courage have contributed greatly to the marked success of many of his missions.
Citation details provided by Hugh Halliday.