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Country: Great Britain
Established: 3 June 1918; revised 24 July 1918
Criteria:
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
The Distinguished Flying Cross was awarded to officers and warrant officers for an act or acts of valour, courage or devotion to duty performed whilst flying in active operations against the enemy. Supplement to the London Gazette, 5 December 1919

The 1¼ inch wide ribbon consisted of alternating, horizontal violet and white stripes. Beginning in 1919, the stripes on the ribbon were diagonal.

For services during the Great War, the London Gazette announced the award of the Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) to members of the flying services 1,195 times:

Airmen who received the Distinguished Flying Cross: 1,116
Airmen who received a first Bar to the Distinguished Flying Cross: 75
Airmen who received a second Bar to the Distinguished Flying Cross: 4
 
 
Recipients - World War I Aces
131 Gordon, Robert MacIntyre
02 Nov 1918*
132 Gorringe, Frank Clifton
08 Feb 1919*
133 Goulding, Acheson Gosford
01 Jan 1919*
134 Graham, Gray Gavin Lynedoch
02 Nov 1918*
135 Graham, Ronald
136 Gray, William Edrington
02 Nov 1918*
137 Green, Charles Duncan Bremner
01 Jan 1919*
138 Green, Wilfrid Barratt
03 Dec 1918*
139 Green, William Edward
03 Dec 1918*
140 Greene, John Edmund
03 Jun 1918*
* Gazetted
 
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