- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Flying Officer
- No.11 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force (No.11 Squadron , Royal Canadian Air Force)
- Awarded on:
- April 3rd, 1945
"This officer has taken part in a large number of operational sorties. He has always shown great courage and pressed home his attacks with determination and vigour. Flying Officer Anderson has often penetrated deep into Japanese held territory seeking out and destroying enemy vehicles and supplies and returning with valuable information. At all times he has set an inspiring example to the other members of his squadron."