CULLIFORD Stanley George
NZ 412659, Flight Lieutenant

Distinguished Service Order
Flight Lieutenant Culliford has completed, as pilot and captain of aircraft, numerous operations against the enemy in the course of which he has invariably displayed the utmost fortitude, courage and devotion to duty

      (As a member of 267 Squadron, flew an unarmed Dakota from Italy to Cracov, Polant and returned
                          with parts of the V2 weapon along with a full range of technical drawings)

Virtuti Militari (Poland)
Gazetted 1 September 1944
Conferred by the President of the Republic of Poland in recognition of valuable serve rendered in connection with the war.

Polonia Restituta (Degree of Commander) (Poland)
Awarded 1969.
This award, made by the Polish Government in 1969, included further recognition of his outstanding service to Poland during the war.

Distinguished Service Order
1939-45 Star
Africa Star
Italy Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
NZ War Service Medal
Virtuiti Militari (Poland)
Polonia Restituta (Degree of Commander) (Poland)

Born 18 March 1920, Napier, NZ