Robert B. DeWitt

DE WITT, ROBERT BURNS In the name of the President of the United States, the Commander First Air Wing Eighteen takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Robert Burns De Witt, Seaman First Class, United States Naval Reserve for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight from 26 March 1945 to 28 August 1945. Basis of award: Twentieth flight in a combat area where enemy anti-aircraft fire was expected to be effective or where enemy aircraft patrols usually occurred.