A Second World War D.F.M. group of six to Flight Sergeant V.H.Jarvis, Royal Air Force,
Lot 211
A Second World War D.F.M. group of six to Flight Sergeant V.H.Jarvis, Royal Air Force,
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,110) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Second World War D.F.M. group of six to Flight Sergeant V.H.Jarvis, Royal Air Force,
Distinguished Flying Medal, G.VI.R. (349632 F/Sgt. V.H.Jarvis. R.A.F.); 1939-1945 Star; Air Crew Europe Star with France and Germany bar; Defence Medal; War Medal; Special Constabulary Long Service and Good Conduct, G.VI.R. (Victor H.Jarvis). Very fine or better. (6)

Footnotes

  • D.F.M. London Gazette 21.10.1941.

    This Non-Commissioned Officer has taken part in 39 searches and patrols in the Dover Straits as Wireless Operator/Air Gunner on Air Sea Rescue work since May 1941, including six successful rescues. He is of outstanding character and personality, shows judgement and resource, and has assisted considerably in the evolution of a technique for Air-Sea Rescue work. He is 40 years of age and has approximate total of 1300 hours flying to his credit since joining the R.A.F. in 1921. Prior to being posted to Air-Sea Rescue work he was employed on Army Co-operation aircraft including operational flying in France.

    He was serving in the Air-Sea Rescue Flight based at Hawkinge in Kent at the time of the above award.

    Sold with photocopy recommendation and L.G. pages.
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