- Second World War (1939-1945)
- No. 77 Squadron, Royal Air Force
- Awarded on:
- June 11th, 1942
"As NCO in charge of No.77 Squadron Orderly Room, Corporal Arkinstall, both by his own work and by his example, is largely responsible for the efficiency of the administrative side of this Squadron. He works long hours, seven days a week, and is at all times conscientious, keen and willing."
Recommendation raised 21 February 1942.