James C. Farrar

CITATION TO ACCOMPANY THE AWARD OF THE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS TO James C. Farrar Staff Sergeant James C. Farrar distinguished himself by extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as a C-130B Loadmaster in Vietnam from 9 May 1968 to 5 September 1969. During this period Sergeant Farrar flew extremely hazardous missions through adverse weather conditions and through the constant threat of hostile ground fire and attack. In spite of this he superbly accomplished these highly intricate and hazardous missions in support of free world forces combatting aggression. Through his personal bravery and energetic application of his knowledge and skill he significantly furthered the goal of the United States in Southeast Asia. The professional competence, aerial skill, and devotion to duty displayed by Sergeant Farrar reflect great credit upon himself and the United States Air Force.