Rank/Name: S/L M. Charlton DFC
Date of Award: Possibly 1944

Citation: DFC

Flight Lieutenant CHARLTON has flown on numerous long range sorties and anti-shipping patrols. On two occasions, he has attaacked singly enemy submarines of which the second attack was made in the face of heavy anti-aircraft fire.

Flight lieutenant CHARLTON has consistently set a high standard of airmenship and devotion to duty.



Source: Australian National Archives (digital record)