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Surname MILLS   Initials D A   First Name DENNIS ARTHUR  
Decorations DFM  
Rank Flight Sergeant   Unit RAF   Service No. 1509562  
Age 21  Deceased 2/01/1944  Previous Squadron  
Address Newtown, Powys, Wales  
Cemetery BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERYBerlin, Berlin, Germany  
Grave Location 7. J. 13.  
Additional Info  
War Graves Link 2202188  Grave Photo ** YES ** Cemetery Photo ** YES **
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFM  1/01/1944  Flight Sergeant 1509562 Dennis Arthur MILLS, R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn., with effect from 1st Jan., 1944. . (Since deceased.)
L.G. 8/5/1945. Sorties 40, Flying Hours 245. Air Gunner. Air2/8983
Flight Sergeant Mills has proved himelf to be a very trustworthy and reliable Air Gunner throughout the 40 operational sorties he has undertaken against the enemy.
His coolness when facing enemy opposition and his conduct as an operational gunner have always been of the highest order.
Flight Sergeant Mills, by his outstanding devotion to duty, has made himself a very reliable member of an outstanding Pathfinder Force crew and is worthy of being strongly recommended for the award of the Distringuished Flying Medal.
20th December, 1943. (Award w.e.f. 1st January, 1944) 
Source Date Comments
LG 37070  4/05/1945  DFM Notification 
ORB  31/05/1945  DFM Notification