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