ABBS, William Henry, Corporal (336654, RAFVR*) - No.12 (Pilots) Advanced Flying Unit - British Empire Medal - awarded as per London Gazette dated 1 January 1944. Public Record Office Air 2/8959, courtesy of Steve Brew, has citation.

This airman is employed as a Driver Motor Transport and by his untiring efforts and devotion to duty has given the greatest possible assistance by ensuring constant efficiency and a high standard of serviceability. He has regularly worked additional hours day after day with untiring energy in order to carry out supervision of detail. He has proved to be a fine example to all ranks.