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Country: France
Established: 8 April 1915
Criteria:
Croix de Guerre
During World War I, the Croix de Guerre was awarded for bravery to military personnel mentioned in dispatches. Recipients of the Légion d'Honneur and Médaille Militaire were automatically entitled to the Croix de Guerre. For subsequent acts of bravery, the recipient was awarded a bronze palm leaf for Army citations, a gold star for Corps citations, a silver star for Division citations or a bronze star for Brigade and Regimental citations:

Régiment and Brigade citations étoile de bronze
Division citations étoile d'argent
Corps citations étoile de vermeil
Armée citations palme de bronze

1 palme d'argent equals = 5 palmes de bronze
 
Recipients - World War I Aces
151 Hartney, Harold Evans
152 Hasdenteufel, Marius René Marie
153 Hauss, Marcel
154 Hay De Slade, Henri Joseph Marie
155 Healy, James Andrew
09 Dec 1918
156 Hedley, John Herbert
157 Hemming, Geoffrey William
158 Henriot, Marcel Laurent
5 Palms
159 Herbelin, Andre René Celestin
160 Herisson, William Louis Max
* Gazetted
 
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