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Surname BEVAN   Initials H L   First Name HAROLD LACKLAND  
Decorations DFC MID  
Rank Flight Leutenant   Unit RAF   Service No. 86005  
Age Unknown  Deceased   Previous Squadron 150  
Grave Location  
Additional Info  
War Graves Link   Grave Photo NO Cemetery Photo NO
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  26/11/1943  Flying Officer Harold Lackland BEVAN (86005), Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, No. 150 Squadron.

BEVAN, Harold Lackland, F/O (86005, RAFVR) - No.150 Squadron -
Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 30 November 1943.
Citation from Air Ministry Bulletin 12171.
Since March 1943 this officer has flown on a large number of operational sorties. An efficient bomb aimer, he has shown exceptional ability in locating his targets, securing some excellent photographs.

By his courage and gallantry in action Flying Officer Bevan has played no small part in the successes attained by his crew.

Citation details provided by Hugh Halliday 
MID  29/12/1944  Acting Flight Lieutenant H. L. BEVAN, D.F.C. (86005), R.A.F.V.R. (page 71)  156 
Source Date Comments
LG 36067  22/06/1943  H. L. BEVAN (86005). 30th Apr. 1943. Promoted from P/O to F/O 
LG 36267  26/11/1943  DFC Notification 
LG 36798  14/11/1944  31st Oct. 1944 H. L. BEVAN (86005). appt Flt Lt. 
LG 36866  29/12/1944  Acting Flight Lieutenant H. L. BEVAN, D.F.C. (86005), R.A.F.V.R. (page 71)