Peter A. Ceritelli

Sergeant Peter A. Ceritelli is awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement, while serving as Gunner of B-24 airplanes on many bombardment missions over enemy occupied Continental Europe. Displaying great courage and skill, Sergeant Ceritelli, fighting from his gun position, has warded off many enemy attacks and has materially aided in the successful completion of each of his missions. The courage, coolness and exceptional skill dislayed by Sergeant Ceritelli on all these occasions reflect the highest credit upon himself and the Armed Forces of the United States.