Sidney H. Zimman

The President of the United States takes great pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Staff Sergeant Sidney H. Zimman for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight with Marine Scout Bomber Squadron 341 from 30 July to 30 August 1944. In the successful completion of these missions Staff Sergeant Zimman contributed materially to the success of United States efforts. By his undaunting courage, superior airmanship, and unyielding devotion to duty in the face of hazardous flying conditions, Staff Sergeant Zimman reflected great credit upon himself and upheld the highest traditions of the Marine Corps and the United States Naval Service.