Air Force Victoria Cross Recipients

AIR VICE MARSHAL FRANK MCNAMARA, VC, CB, CBE

Frank McNamara was the first Australian airman to be awarded the Victoria Cross.

ACTING WING COMMANDER HUGHIE EDWARDS, VC, DSO, OBE, DFC

Hughie Edwards was the most highly decorated Australian of World War II. 

FLIGHT LIEUTENANT WILLIAM NEWTON, VC

William Newton’s fearless approach to operational flying earned him the Victoria Cross. 

PILOT OFFICER RAWDON MIDDLETON, VC

Rawdon Middleton's bravery earned him the admiration of the British public and a posthumous Victoria Cross.