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Anemaet, Ricardo Antonio Dionicio "Cardo"
- Date of birth:
- April 21st, 1912 (Curacao, Dutch Antille Islands)
- Date of death:
- December 29th, 1991 (the Hague, the Netherlands)
- Dutch (1815-present, Kingdom)
During the Japanese invasion of the Dutch East Indies, Cardo Anemaet flew with the Curtiss-Wright CW-21B in 2e Afdeling, IVe Vliegtuiggroep, ML-KNIL (2-VLG-IV) and later in the conflict the Hawker Hurricane IIB. By the end of the conflict in the Dutch East Indies he became Japanese POW.
July 29th, 1934: Tweede Luitenant Vlieger-Waarnemer (Pilot Officer);
July 29th, 1937: Eerste Luitenant Vlieger-Waarnemer (Flying Officer);
4 december 1946: Kapitein (Flight Lieutenant);
1 november 1949: Majoor (Squadron Leader);
1 november 1953: Luitenant Kolonel (Wing Commander).
?: 2e Afdeling, IVe Vliegtuiggroep, ML-KNIL.
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- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Eerste-Luitenant Vlieger-Waarnemer (Flying Officer)
- 2e Afdeling, IVe Vliegtuiggroep, ML-KNIL
- Awarded on:
- June 11th, 1942
"Was a courageous and skillful leader of a fighter squadron. Whilst operating in co-operation with allied units, shot down a number of enemy aircraft."
Confirmed on April 6th, 1948
Royal Decree No.63, January 9th, 1948.