- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Reserve Kolonel (Reserve Colonel)
- No. 18 (Netherlands East Indies) Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force
- Awarded on:
- July 31st, 1950
He distinguished himself in the fight by excellent actions of courage, policy and faithfully in the period of February 27, 1944 up to September 22, 1944. He personally took part in a large number of operational escapes with the Dutch-Indian 18th Squadron bombers from Australia to the enemy occupied areas in the South Molukken, on Timor and Flores and on Islands in the Banda Sea and the Arafoera sea, and also on New-Guinea.
Royal decree no.18