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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
1576 Jones, Percy Griffith ?? ?? 1889
1577 Patrick, William Donald ?? ?? 1889
1578 Lenoir, Maxime Albert 22 Dec 1888
1579 Kuehne (Kühne), Wilhelm 11 Dec 1888
1580 Shook, Alexander MacDonald 02 Dec 1888
1581 Poupon, Roger 01 Dec 1888
1582 Leacroft, John 04 Nov 1888
1583 Jacquet, Fernand 02 Nov 1888
1584 Joy, Ernest Graham 02 Nov 1888
1585 Matton, Jean Georges Fernand 27 Oct 1888
1586 Thompson, Louis Mark 22 Oct 1888
1587 Harries, Thomas Montagu 16 Oct 1888
1588 Schneider, Kurt 04 Oct 1888
1589 Britton, Arthur Frederick 02 Oct 1888
1590 Cooper, Norman 02 Oct 1888
Total Records: 1863
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