D.F.M. for Addiewell Airman

Photo:The Distinguished Flying Medal

The Distinguished Flying Medal

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Flight Sergeant Robert Jack Henderson

Flight Sergeant (now Warrant Officer) Robert Jack Henderson, R.A.F. (No. 617 Squadron), whose home is at Addiewell, has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal for having completed many successful operations against the enemy in which he has displayed high skill, fortitude, and devotion to duty.
He was born at Tarbrax in 1920, and was a miner before enlisting in 1937.  He is now a flight engineer.
West Lothian Courier, 30 June 1944, page 4

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