- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Eerste Luitenant (Lieutenant)
- 8e Eskadrons Wielrijders, Wapen der Cavalerie
- Awarded on:
- May 6th, 1946
"Has distinguished himself as commander of a platoon cyclists in a fight with a powerful enemy at Achterveld (East of Amersfoort) on 12 May 1940; Has been killed in the process. "
Royal decree no. 2 (posthumously awarded)