70119 Flight Lieutenant (Pilot) Mark Medley Carter

3 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Mark was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross

Gazette Issue 34860 published on the 28 May 1940 :- ROYAL AIR FORCE.

The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the undermentioned appointments and awards in recognition of gallantry displayed in flying operations against the enemy :—

Flying Officer Mark Medley CARTER (70119). In May, 1940, Flying Officer Carter led his flight against 60 Junkers 87's, of which 11 were destroyed.

Died, France 15/05/1940, Age 27

Buried in MAUBEUGE-CENTRE CEMETERY, Plot No: Row B. Grave 27

Details of this cemetery can be found here (Opens in a new window)

Son of Edward Philip and Margaret Carter; husband of Eve Carter, of Bradfield, Berkshire

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