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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
161 Hepburn, Allan
08 Feb 1919*
162 Heron, Oscar Aloysius Patrick
08 Feb 1919*
163 Hickey, Charles Robert Reeves
DFC - 03 Aug 1918*
Bar - 02 Nov 1918*
164 Hicks, George Rensbury
03 Jun 1919*
165 Highwood, Sidney William
DFC - 03 Dec 1918*
Bar - 08 Feb 1919*
166 Hilborn, William Carrall
02 Nov 1918*
167 Hinchliffe, Walter George Raymond
01 Jan 1919*
168 Holligan, Philip Terence
02 Nov 1918*
169 Hollinghurst, Leslie Norman
03 Dec 1918*
170 Home-Hay, Jeffrey Batters
21 Sep 1918*
* Gazetted
 
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