- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Flight Lieutenant
- No.31 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
- Awarded on:
- November 6th, 1945
"As pilot and captain of aircraft this officer has taken part in a large number of operational sorties, many of which have been completed in the face of enemy ground fire. These operations include Imphal, Tiddim and the first Chindit operation. Flight Lieutenant Anderson has accomplished excellent work in supply dropping missions and he has at all time set an inspiring example by his leadership, courage and determination."