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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
51 Mellings, Harold Thomas
22 Jun 1917*
52 Minifie, Richard Pearman
DSC - 02 Nov 1917*
Bar -
Bar - 17 Apr 1918*
53 Munday, Richard Burnard
16 Mar 1918*
54 Norton, Ernest William
01 Jan 1917*
55 Paynter, John De Camborne
17 Apr 1918*
56 Price, Guy William
DSC - 22 Feb 1918*
Bar - 16 Mar 1918*
57 Reid, Ellis Vair
11 Aug 1917*
58 Ridley, Cyril Burfield
17 Apr 1918*
59 Rochford, Leonard Henry
DSC - 26 Apr 1918*
Bar - 07 Jun 1918*
60 Rosevear, Stanley Wallace
DSC - 17 Nov 1917*
Bar - 17 Apr 1918*
* Gazetted
 
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