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Surname PELLY   Initials A D   First Name ANDREW DESMOND  
Decorations DFC  
Rank Flight Leutenant   Unit RAF   Service No. 152035  
Age Unknown  Deceased   Previous Squadron  
Comments 23/10/44 - A D PELLY Crew arrive on Squadron  
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War Graves Link   Grave Photo NO Cemetery Photo NO
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  19/02/1945  Flight Lieutenant Andrew Desmond PELLY (152035), R.A.F.V.R., 156 Sqn., with effect from 19th February, 1945.

PELLY, Andrew Desmond, F/L (152035, RAFVR) - No.156 Squadron - Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 1 March 1946, with effect from 19 February 1945.
Citation from Air Ministry Bulletin.

This officer has completed, as pilot, numerous operations against the enemy in the course of which he has invariably displayed the utmost fortitude, courage and devotion to duty.

Citation details provided by Hugh Halliday. 
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Source Date Comments
ORB  20/02/1945  One of these two aircraft failed to return (F/L A.D. Pelly and Crew) 
LG 37486  26/02/1946  DFC Notification