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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
221 Longton, Walter Hunt
DFC - 02 Nov 1918*
Bar - 08 Feb 1919*
Bar - 03 Jun 1919*
222 Lord, Frederic Ives
DFC - 02 Nov 1918*
Bar - 18 Nov 1919*
223 Lowe, Cyril Nelson
03 Aug 1918*
224 Luff, Frederic Earnest
225 Lussier, Emile John
02 Nov 1918*
226 MacDonald, William Myron
02 Nov 1918*
227 MacGregor, Andrew
05 Apr 1919*
228 MacGregor, Norman Miers
03 Jun 1919*
229 MacKenzie, William John
03 Jun 1919*
230 MacLaren, Donald Roderick
21 Sep 1918*
* Gazetted
 
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