The son of Senator George Green Foster of Quebec, 2nd Lieutenant George Buchanan Foster, of the Royal Flying Corps, received Royal Aero Club Aviator's Certificate 5558 on 10 September 1917. An S.E.5a pilot serving with 24 Squadron, he scored seven victories during 1918.
Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificates, 1910-1950
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Lieut. George Buchanan Foster.
This officer has destroyed four enemy machines and driven a fifth down out of control. He is an intrepid fighter, who on one occasion, in company with another Pilot, attacked two kite balloons, shooting down one in flames and driving down the second in a deflated condition.