Edwin H. Armstrong

The President of the United States takes great pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to First Lieutenant Edwin H. Armstrong for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight on a mission to bomb Saarlautern, Germany. On 2 December 1944, Lieutenant Armstrong was serving as Co-pilot of a B-26 type aircraft when a burst of anti-aircraft fire severely damaged his aircraft, injuring his Pilot and several crew members. Immediately taking over control of the aircraft, Lieutenant Armstrong, despite . . . remaining verbiage is not available