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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 Bonneton, Fernand 10 May 1890
1502 Battesti, François Marie Noel 04 May 1890
1503 McNaughton, Norman George ?? May 1890
1504 Kummetz, Hans 29 Apr 1890
1505 Pugh, John Edwardes 29 Apr 1890
1506 Jaeger (Jäger), Otto 06 Apr 1890
1507 Leroy De Boiseaumarie, Pierre Marie Gabriel Vincent Ernest 05 Apr 1890
1508 Koenig (König), Erich 02 Apr 1890
1509 Millman, Norman Craig 30 Mar 1890
1510 Althaus, Ernst Freiherr von 19 Mar 1890
1511 Davies, Ernest Edgar 16 Mar 1890
1512 Lenz, Alfred 15 Mar 1890
1513 Biddle, Charles John 13 Mar 1890
1514 Nachod, Kurt 08 Mar 1890
1515 Stewart, David Arthur 08 Mar 1890
Total Records: 1863
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