The Distinguished Flying Cross
has been awarded since June 1918, shortly after the Royal Air Force was formed.
He coined the nickname "Six Medals" after gaining two Distinguished Service Orders and four Distinguished Flying Crosses
Frazer nicol | |stands in front of U-534 at The U-Boat Story with the Distinguished Flying Cross
his father, Warrant Officer John Nicol, was awarded for his part in sinking the sub
He grew up in rural South Dakota during the Depression, and served valiantly during World War II, winning the Air Medal and Distinguished Flying Cross
place The graves include Vivian Parry from nearby Plas Cemlyn who won the Distinguished Flying Cross
(DFC) as an air gunner in World War II.
| Staff sergeant | Army Air Corps | China-Burma-India, Pacific | Distinguished Flying Cross
Smith received the Distinguished Flying Cross
and Air Medal for his service in Europe, part of a unit that dropped bombs on Germany.
David Ince, World War II veteran and recipient of the Royal Air Force's Distinguished Flying Cross
, draws on his experience as a ground attack pilot with a Typhoon squadron in the 1940's in this first person account of air operations during the second World War.
Summary: RAF pilot Flight Lieutenant Ian Fortune, 28, has spoken of his pride after being awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
He was one of thousands who risked their lives in the Battle of Britain, and was also awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
for bravery after helping to save 300 American soldiers from Japanese troops in Burma.
He ended the war wearing a Distinguished Flying Cross
, an Air Medal, and a French Croix de Guerre with Palm.
More than 60 years after the end of the war, Hodell was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross