1251291 Acting Flight Sergeant John Charles BAXTER, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, No. 156 Squadron.
L.G. 19/10/1943. Sorties 34, Flying hours 194. Air Gunner. Air2/8983.
Sergeant Baxter has taken part in 34 operational sorties against targets in Germany, Italy and enemy occupied countries.
He has completed 20 trips with this squadron on Path Finder Force marker duties.
This N.C.O. has shown great keenness for operations and has shown exceptional coolness in the face of heavy enemy opposotion.
An exceptional Air Gunner who has proved himself worthy of the award of the Distinguished Flying Medal.