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Country: Great Britain
Established: October 1914
Criteria:
Distinguished Service Cross (DSC)
The Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) was awarded to naval and marine warrant officers and officers of the rank of Commander or below for the performance of meritorious or distinguished service before the enemy. For additional acts, a silver bar was issued.

For services during the Great War, the London Gazette announced the award of the Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) to members of the flying services 305 times:

Airmen who received the DSC: 259
Airmen who received a first Bar to the DSC: 39
Airmen who received a second Bar to the DSC: 7
 
Recipients - World War I Aces
1 Alexander, William Melville
14 Sep 1917*
2 Armstrong, Frederick Carr
30 Nov 1917*
3 Arnold, Anthony Rex
26 Apr 1918*
4 Banbury, Fred Everest
26 Apr 1918*
5 Bartlett, Charles Philip Oldfield
DSC - 14 Sep 1917*
Bar - 17 May 1918*
6 Beamish, Harold Francis
30 Nov 1917*
7 Betts, Eric Bourne Coulter
8 Booker, Charles Dawson
22 Jun 1917*
9 Breadner, Lloyd Samuel
23 May 1917*
10 Brown, Arthur Roy
DSC - 02 Nov 1917*
Bar - 21 Jun 1918*
* Gazetted
 
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