SCOTT, Hugh, Warrant Officer (525496) - No.223 Squadron - Conspicuous Gallantry Medal (Flying) - awarded as per London Gazette dated 26 October 1945. Born in Edinburgh, 1915. Motor mechanic, enlisted 1935. Citation from Air Ministry Bulletin 20047.
This warrant officer has completed two tours of operational duty and has served with both Coastal and Bomber Commands. He is an air gunner who, throughout s long operational career, has consistently displayed outstanding gallantry and devotion to duty. By his courage, skill and determination in action he has set an inspiring example to all.