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White Vision (SURP.41.L.3089)


The pigeon White Vision was responsible for saving 11 people of an Air Crew. If he wouldn't deliver the message, the 11 people would have drowned. To deliver the message he flew 60 miles wiht strong wind and a bad visibility.

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Awarded on: December 2nd, 1943
“For delivering a message under exceptionally difficult conditions and so contributing to the rescue of an Air Crew while serving with the RAF in October 1943.”

Dickin Medal