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Medals and Awards 

The purpose of this segment is to acknowledges the gallantry of all former members of 439, whether they were awarded the honours mentioned below before, during or after their affiliation with 439 Squadron. After all, if we don't remember their bravery, who will ?

Medals and Awards bestowed on members of 439 Squadron consist of the following decorations and are listed  in order of precedence:

 

The George Medal

 

The Distinguished Flying Cross

 

Mention-in-Dispatches

 
   

Acknowledgement 

The information contained in this segment is provided by The Air Force Association of Canada and Hugh A. Halliday who is the author of the RCAF Personnel - Honours & Awards - 1939-1949 which can be found on the Air Force Association of Canada Website. Used with permission and sincere gratitude.

Additional Resources Canadian Medals and Decorations 

 

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