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An ace is a military aviator or airman credited with shooting down five or more enemy aircraft. The term ace originated in World War I when French newspapers described Adolphe Pègoud as l'as (French for ace) after he shot down five German aircraft.
 
  Name   Date of Birth
1501 Battesti, François Marie Noel 04 May 1890
1502 McNaughton, Norman George ?? May 1890
1503 Kummetz, Hans 29 Apr 1890
1504 Pugh, John Edwardes 29 Apr 1890
1505 Jaeger (Jäger), Otto 06 Apr 1890
1506 Leroy De Boiseaumarie, Pierre Marie Gabriel Vincent Ernest 05 Apr 1890
1507 Koenig (König), Erich 02 Apr 1890
1508 Millman, Norman Craig 30 Mar 1890
1509 Althaus, Ernst Freiherr von 19 Mar 1890
1510 Davies, Ernest Edgar 16 Mar 1890
1511 Lenz, Alfred 15 Mar 1890
1512 Biddle, Charles John 13 Mar 1890
1513 Nachod, Kurt 08 Mar 1890
1514 Stewart, David Arthur 08 Mar 1890
1515 Vaucour, Awdry Morris 08 Mar 1890
Total Records: 1863
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