Ivan Whittaker was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, Vivian Nicholson was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal and Bill Garget the Distinguished Service Order.
What does DFM stand for?
DFM stands for Distinguished Flying Medal
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- Military and Government
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We have 132 other meanings of DFM in our Acronym Attic
- Digital Footprint Management (data security)
- Digital Frequency Meter
- Diploma in Family Medicine
- Diploma in Forensic Medicine (various schools)
- Diplôme de Français Médical (French: French Medical Diploma; various universities)
- Direct Force Maneuvering (aircraft)
- Directeurs des Finances et du Matériel (French: Directors of Finance and Materials; Mali)
- Director of Fleet Maintenance
- Director, Food Management
- Dispersive Fade Margin
- District Finance Manager (various companies)
- Division of Facilities Management (various locations)
- Doctor Frost Maths (educational resource)
- Don't Flame Me
- Don't Forget Me (Red Hot Chili Peppers song)
- Dotation de Fonctionnement Minimal (French: Minimal Staffing of Operation)
- Douglas Furnished Material
- Down For Maintenance
- Down for Mine
- Driving Force Ministry
Samples in periodicals archive:
He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal at Cardiff City Hall in 1917 in recognition of his bravery and devotion to duty.
AN AIRMAN who won the Distinguished Flying Medal after surviving 50 combat missions over Nazi Germany will be laid to rest today.
Paddy, who was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal, retired to the Algarve, Portugal, and died in 1988.
In 1945 he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal (DFM) for ensuring his badly-damaged plane returned safely to Britain after a raid over Bremen.
During this time he would be awarded both the British Distinguished Flying Cross & Bar and the Canadian Distinguished Flying Medal.
Only eight Distinguished Flying Medals have been awarded since the Second World War, so scarcity and the stories behind them still being within living memory has driven prices skyward.
The same auction produced a result of pounds 5,800 for a Distinguished Flying Medal and bar.