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Iszkowski, Jerzy Michal Erazm

Date of birth:
March 31st, 1914 (Nowy Sacz, Poland)
Service number:
P.0403
Nationality:
Polish (1918-1945, IInd Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Acting Flight Lieutenant
Unit:
No. 304 (Silesian) Squadron, Royal Air Force
Awarded on:
September 5th, 1942
Recommendation (drafted 30 August 1941 when he was a Flying Officer who had flown 21 sorties (131 hours)).

This officer has completed 18 of his operational minions as captain of aircraft and three as second pilot. He has participated in four raids on Cologne and in attacks on other important industrial targets in Germany; also in attacks on harbours in occupied countries. Only on one occasion has he failed to reach his main objective. Flying Officer Iszkowski has displayed excellent leadership and his determination, whatever the odds, has contributed materially to the successes achieved.
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 21st, 1941
Medal presented by Air Vice Marshall Ujejski on 21st November 1941
Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari - Krzyz Srebrny

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