SHELBY, Thomas William Anderson, Leading Aircraftman (521553, Royal Air Force) - No.10 Squadron - Mention in Despatches - awarded as per London Gazette dated 24 September 1941. Flight Mechanic. Born 29 May 1918. Died July 1989 at North Allerton, Yorkshire.

This airman has been in the Squadron for over four years, from July 1936 until his recent posting on 30 December 1940. He could always be relied upon to carry out the task efficiently and thoroughly and his keenness and ability were outstanding.