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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
1591 Joy, Ernest Graham 02 Nov 1888
1592 Matton, Jean Georges Fernand 27 Oct 1888
1593 Thompson, Louis Mark 22 Oct 1888
1594 Harries, Thomas Montagu 16 Oct 1888
1595 Schneider, Kurt 04 Oct 1888
1596 Britton, Arthur Frederick 02 Oct 1888
1597 Cooper, Norman 02 Oct 1888
1598 Gribben, Edward 10 Sep 1888
1599 Proctor, Thomas 23 Aug 1888
1600 Bromley, Edwin Claude 18 Aug 1888
1601 Schleich, Eduard Ritter von 09 Aug 1888
1602 Harrison, Charles Philip 27 Jul 1888
1603 Wall, Anthony Herbert William 17 Jun 1888
1604 Parlee, Medley Kingdon 31 May 1888
1605 Michetti, Giorgio 29 May 1888
Total Records: 1863
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