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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
31 Blanc, Georges Pierre
32 Bland, William Harry
05 Apr 1919*
33 Bloch, Marcel Robert Leopold
34 Bonneton, Fernand
35 Booker, Charles Dawson
20 Jul 1917*
36 Borzecki, Charles Alexandre Bronislas
37 Bosson, André Louis
38 Bourjade, Léon Jean Pierre
39 Boyau, Maurice Jean Paul
40 Bozon-Verduraz, Jean Seraphin Benjamin Emmanuel
* Gazetted
 
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