COOPER, Ronald, P/O (144190, RAFVR) - No.10 Squadron - Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 17 August 1943. Airman 1079477, commissioned 6 March 1943. To Equipment Branch, 16 May 1945. To Reserve as Flight Lieutenant, 1 September 1950. Citation in Air Ministry Bulletin 11179.

This officer has completed many operational sorties and is a first class air bomber. His outstanding ability, courage and exceptional coolness in the face of danger has inspired great confidence in the members of his crew.

COOPER, Ronald, F/O, DFC (144190, RAFVR) - No.101 Squadron - Bar to Distinguished Flying Cross - awarded as per London Gazette dated 13 October 1944. No citation in that publication; following text from Flight, 7 December 1944 and Air Ministry Bulletin 15918.

This officer has completed a second tour of operational duty since the award of the Distinguished Flying Cross. He is an extremely capable and efficient navigator. His work has called for courage and endurance of a high order and has been of the greatest value. His skill at his exacting task has earned him a high reputation for accuracy and reliability.