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PEMBERTON, DAVID ALWYNE, DFC

Service:Royal Air Force
Service Number:33036
Rank:Squadron Leader
Date of Death:3 November 1940
Decorations:Distinguished Flying Cross
Units:No. 1 Squadron, RAF †

Citations

Distinguished Flying Cross:
This officer has displayed outstanding leadership since the return of his squadron from France. He has led the squadron on almost every operation during which time it has destroyed or damaged fifty-one enemy aircraft. His qualities of leadership and personal example have contributed largely to these successes.

Burial Details

Cemetery:BROADWAY (ST. EADBURGH) NEW CHURCHYARD
Grave:Row H. Grave 39.

External Links

The London Gazette - Distinguished Flying Cross Citation (1 October 1940)

Record updated on 21 March 2018.


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