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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
1726 Auffarth (Auffahrt), Harald Unknown
1727 Barbour, Robert Lyle McKendrick Unknown
1728 Bartels, Bernard Unknown
1729 Beckmann, Ludwig Unknown
1730 Beddow, Herbert Howell Unknown
1731 Benzler, Arno Unknown
1732 Bertrab, Joachim von Unknown
1733 Bieleit, Otto Unknown
1734 Blaas, Eduard Unknown
1735 Boddien, Hans-Helmut von Unknown
1736 Bohnenkamp, Karl Unknown
1737 Bohny, Karl Unknown
1738 Boening (Böning), Walter Unknown
1739 Borm, Gustav Unknown
1740 Bowski, Hans Unknown
Total Records: 1863
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