THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
DONKIN Peter Langlon
RAF 33053, Group Captain

CITATION
Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 22 February 1944
Group Captain Donkin has taken part in many operational sorties, during which he has attacked transport targets with good results.  Recently from a low level, he obtained some excellent photographs of a heavily defended section of the French coast.  As a commanding officer, Group Captain Donkin has displayed outstanding leadership, and by his careful and planning and discipline has enabled his Squadron to undertake consistent offensive photographic operations with notable success

AWARDS
Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)
Distinguished Service Order
1939-45 Star
Air Crew Europe Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
Coronation Medal 1953

NOTES
Born 19 June 1913, Invercargill, NZ
Died