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Acting Squadron Leader R.J. Jennings MC

[Transcript of Announcement of Award in the London Gazette]

Military Cross - Chindits Awards

Brigade

Division

Unit

RAFVR [Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve] attached Indian Infantry Brigade

Date of Recommendation

Regtl. No.

67110

Rank and Name

Acting Squadron Leader Reginald Joseph Jennings

As senior R.A.F. Liaison Officer of the Brigade, Squadron Leader Jennings has shown unfailing courage, skill and energy. He has carried out repeated reconnaissance in the face of the enemy.

On 8th April, 1944, he was wounded in three places by grenades but continued to show an example by his disregard of danger. He personally killed four Japanese.


Honour or Reward

Military Cross

(London Gazette 13 Feb 1945)



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