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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 Del'Haye, Roger Amedee 09 Jan 1889
1577 Bartlett, Charles Philip Oldfield 03 Jan 1889
1578 Baker, Lovell Dickens ?? ?? 1889
1579 Cowell, John ?? ?? 1889
1580 Hines, George Frederick ?? ?? 1889
1581 Jones, Percy Griffith ?? ?? 1889
1582 Patrick, William Donald ?? ?? 1889
1583 Lenoir, Maxime Albert 22 Dec 1888
1584 Kuehne (Kühne), Wilhelm 11 Dec 1888
1585 Shook, Alexander MacDonald 02 Dec 1888
1586 Poupon, Roger 01 Dec 1888
1587 Leacroft, John 04 Nov 1888
1588 Jacquet, Fernand 02 Nov 1888
1589 Joy, Ernest Graham 02 Nov 1888
1590 Matton, Jean Georges Fernand 27 Oct 1888
Total Records: 1863
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