- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Tweede Luitenant (Second Leuitenant)
- Awarded on:
- October 22nd, 1942
"On April 7, 1942, (he) crossed (the Channel) by trawler from Ymuiden to England, carefully preparing and carrying out his escape from the enemy-occupied area of the Netherlands, which was endangered by the actions of the enemy."
Royal Decree No.20, October 22nd, 1942. (serial number 553)