14th July 16:05
DH Mosquito XIII MM515 ME-Z (A/I Mk.VIII)
Pilot: F/O Scot
Navigator (R): Self
Quick check in the vicinity of base for 30 mins for P/O Vlotman.
Also today, S/Ldr Edward Bunting, F/Lt Phil Reed, F/Lt Johnny Hall and F/O Jock Cairns attended RAF Hartford Bridge in Hampshire for investiture by King George VI. Bunting and Reed each received a bar to their DFCs; Hall and Cairns received their DFCs