Distinguished Flying Cross

The Distinguished Flying Cross is 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. The slip-on bar has an eagle in the centre. The year of the award is engraved on the reverse.

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Surname Initials Rank Service No. Airforce L.G.Date Citation
1940
Hughes A.G.L A/F/Lt 33191 RAF 21.06.1940
1941            
Chalk F.G.H P/O 81389 RAFV 04.07.1941  
Clyde-Smith D A/S/Ldr 39856 RAF 04.07.1941 Yes
Richmond I.G A/S/Ldr 39898 RAF 18.07.1941  
Price H.L S/Ldr 70555 RAFO 05.08.1941  
Isbell G.A F/O 77940 RAFVR 02.09.1941  
Lambert A.P P/O 80832 RAFVR 23.09.1941 Yes
Kirkpatrick H.J W/Cdr 5230 RAF 23.12.1941  
Dunham P.F A/Flt 42957 RAF 23.12.1941 Yes
1942            
Woodmason W.G.J P/O 46823 RAF 13.02.1942 Yes
Humphreys A.G.L F/Lt 36241 RAF 17.04.1942 Yes
Lamason P.J P/O NZ403460 RNZAF 15.05.1942 Yes
Brown R.W A/F/O 104694 RAFVR 22.05.1942 Yes
Oldroyd AFC A.W S/Ldr 37889 RAFO 22.05.1942 Yes
Stanley T.A F/Lt 113849 RAFVR 26.06.1942 Yes
Greig A.B A/F/O 68753 RAFVR 22.09.1942 Yes
Scanlan T.P P/O 106553 RAFVR 27.10.1942 Yes
Hiles W.H.B A/F/Lt 121330 RAFV 15.12.1942  
Corser E.G.M F/O A/405122 RAAF 29.12.1942 Yes
Spear R.B A/F/Lt NZ405332 RNZAF 29.12.1942 Yes
1943            
Cozens E.B P/O J/16010 RCAF 08.01.1943 Yes
Samson A.J A/S/Ldr 78850 RAFVR 12.01.1943 Yes
Morgan E.W.N F/O 115581 RAFVR 12.01.1943 Yes
Birbeck J.L F/Lt 116801 RAFVR 12.03.1943 Yes
Newbury L.F P/O 16691 RAFVR 12.03.1943 Yes
Pettit M.W A/F/Lt J/16060 RCAF 06.04.1943 Yes
Jeromes C.C P/O 133218 RAFVR 20.04.1943 Yes
Bickerson E.L.D A/F.Lt 46392 RAF 14.05.1943 Yes
Sly E.F S/Ldr 46091 RAF 14.05.1943  
Smith L.F P/O 136933 RAFV 14.05.1943 Yes
Jennings H.W.F F/O 110792 RAFVR 15.06.1943  
Thomson D.W P/O NZ41613 RNZAF 14.05.1943 Yes
Cobb J P/O 51114 RAF 15.06.1943 Yes
Crook L P/O 124736 RAFVR 15.06.1943 Yes
McLennan E.J P/O 50208 RAFVR 15.06.1943 Yes
Booth D A/F/Lt 117355 RAFVR 09.07.1943 Yes
Campbell R.G A/F/Lt J/8198 RCAF 09.07.1943 Yes
Morrison H.J P/O 137588 RAFVR 13.07.1943 Yes
Richards L.T.C P/O 144469 RAFV 17.08.1943 Yes
Ashworth H.J.V S/Ldr 76467 RAFVR 27.07.1943 Yes
McCarthy W.R.B P/O 46909 RAFVR 27.07.1943  
Medus R.W P/O 122992 RAFVR 27.07.1943 Yes
McAuley G P/O 124267 RAFVR 31.07.1943  
Brown F.W A/F/Lt 121729 RAFVR 13.08.1943  
Fennell F.W A/F/Lt 117225 RAFVR 13.08.1943  
Rothwell DFC Bar G.M A/S/Ldr 42726 RAFVR 10.09.1943 Yes
Ryall I.R.M A/S/Ldr 41477 RAFO 10.09.1943 Yes
Ryall  Bar I.R.M A/S/Ldr 41477 RAFO 06.06.1944 Yes
Kingsbury L.C F/O 41713 RAFO 24.09.1943 Yes
Hamilton W.B P/O J/18149 RCAF 24.09.1943 Yes
Cochrane R.H A/F/Lt J/17277 RCAF 12.10.1943 Yes
Hurst G.G F/O 130533 RAFV 15.10.1943 Yes
Balding K.T A/F/Lt A/408948 RAAF 15.10.1943  
Saunders H.L A/S/Ldr J/9149 RCAF 15.10.1943 Yes
Bell J.D F/O J/11221 RCAF 15.10.1943 Yes
Becroft K.H F/O NZ41289 RNZAF 19.10.1943  
Johnson S.G W/O NZ416502 RNZAF 19.10.1943 Yes
Wright F. F/O 123682 RAFVR 02.11.1943  
Grant S.R W/O 745241 RAFVR 31.12.1943  
1944            
Overton J A/S/Ldr 12228 RAFVR 08.02.1944  
Oldbury W.G W/Cdr 37708 RAFO 11.02.1944  
Howell D.L P/O 155929 RAFVR 15.02.1944 Yes
Martin W.A W/O R/102411 RCAF 15.02.1944 Yes
Piper A.H F/Lt 68149 RAFVR 10.03.1944  
Adams B.H.G F/O 155462 RAFVR 21.04.1944  
Allan J.C P/O NZ41298 RNZAF 21.04.1944  
Scammel R.J P/O 173784 RAFVR 23.05.1944 Yes
Ryall T.R A/S/Ldr 41477 RAFO 06.06.1944  
Dennis G.H F/O 149329 RAFVR 08.09.1944  
Barker H.L F/O 158244 RAFVR 08.09.1944  
McAllister J.Mc F/Lt 108841 RAFVR 15.09.1944  
Brentnall P A/S/Ldr 125667 RAFVR 13.10.1944 Yes
King A.T A/F/Lt NZ42413 RNZAF 13.10.1944  
Knight W.F.C P/O 155475 RAFVR 15.10.1944  
Funnell R.G F/Lt 158708 RAFVR 14.11.1944  
Richards J.K P/O C/855582 RCAF 17.11.1944 Yes
Hea R.W.K P/O C/86040 RCAF 08.12.1944 Yes
Brown DFM R F/O 173108 RAFVR 08.12.1944  
Taylor H.W F/Lt 47000 RAF 08.12.1944 Yes
Russell H.F.G F/Lt 130334 RAFVR 08.12.1944  
Knapman T.S A/F/Lt NZ41911 RNZAF 14.12.1944  
1945            
Glover P F/Lt 132343 RAFVR 16.01.1945  
Andrews W.L F/O 173089 RAFVR 16.01.1945  
Coram J.R A/F/Lt A/415231 RAAF 16.01.1945  
Stirling R.D A/F/Lt A/420295 RAAF 16.01.1945  
Gordon A.C F/O 54594 RAF 19.01.1945  
Towns J W/O 1361335 RAFVR 27.01.1945  
Young C.R A/F/Lt A/425802 RAAF 16.02.1945  
Ecclestone R.V A/F/Lt 175308 RAFVR 16.02.1945  
Northcross H.S.L.T F/O 139403 RAFVR 20.02.1945  
Merrill R.L P/O A/417395 RAAF 20.02.1945  
Cook D.H F/O NZ422373 RNZAF 23.03.1945  
Clarke D.H W/O 927547 RAFVR 27.03.1945  
Stewart W.L F/O   RNZAF 27.03.1945  
Jones R.T P/O 185654 RAFVR 27.03.1945  
Phillips D.H A/F/Lt 53492 RAFVR 13.04.1945  
Worley H.J F/Lt 128678 RAFVR 13.04.1945  
Segal I.I F/O 158129 RAFVR 17.04.1945  
Herz H.D.A P/O A/430258 RAAF 17.04.1945  
Lamont W F/O 131686 RAFVR 17.04.1945  
Murley H.I F/O 176032 RAFVR 17.04.1945  
Rayment G.D F/O 54987 RAF 17.04.1945  
Ellis K.A F/O 172591 RAFVR 17.04.1945  
Neilson J.G A/F/Lt NZ40423 RNZAF 14.05.1945  
Bates G A/F/Lt 159878 RAFVR 22.05.1945  
Williams D.H W/O 547064 RAF 25.05.1945  
Jones M.A F/O NZ421378 RNZAF 25.05.1945  
McFarlane  F.J W/O A/425041 RAAF 29.05.1945  
Klenner G.F A/F/Lt A/429813 RAAF 17.07.1945  
Green E W/O 1580722 RAFVR 20.07.1945  
Robertson K.A F/O A/419672 RAAF 21.09.1945  
Nixon N.H F/Lt A/6339 RAAF 21.09.1945  
Carlton R.E P/O 189636 RAFVR 25.09.1945  
Taylor F W/O 1057598 RAFVR 25.09.1945 Yes
Hill W.S.A A/F/O 189860 RAFVR 25.09.1945  
Richards T.F P/O 195165 RAFVR 25.09.1945 Yes
Morris W.R P/O 191180 RAFVR 25.09.1945  
McClellan D.H A/F/O NZ425271 RNZAF 25.09.1945  
Chaplin R.F A/F/Lt 150255 RAFVR 13.10.1944  
Bolt N.H W/O 1088534 RAFVR 26.10.1945 Yes
Jarmy J.F.D F/Lt 134695 RAFVR 26.10.1945 Yes
Jell R.A S/Ldr 64283 RAFVR 26.10.1945  
Harlow W.L F/Lt 139584 RAFVR 06.11.1945 Yes
Ginn G F/O 172225 RAFVR 16.11.1945  
Warwick H.F.G F/Lt 131051 RAFVR 16.11.1945  
Horner R.A F/Lt 132412 RAF 16.11.1945  
Smith W.J A/W/Cdr 39134 RAFO 16.11.1945  
Welch R.H A/F/Lt A/436101 RAAF 04.12.1945  
Blenkin F. F/O 151066 RAF 07.12.1945  
Mears C.E F/O 189958 RAFVR 07.12.1945