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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
1771 Harrop, William Unknown
1772 Henderson, Ian Henry David Unknown
1773 Hengst, Friedrich Unknown
1774 Hennrich, Oskar Unknown
1775 Hetze, Kurt Unknown
1776 Hind, Ivan Frank Unknown
1777 Hippert, Wilhelm Unknown
1778 Hohly, Josef Unknown
1779 Howe, Percy Frank Charles Unknown
1780 Huffzky, Friedrich Unknown
1781 Huettenrauch (Hüttenrauch), Paul Unknown
1782 Jackson, Horace Stanley Unknown
1783 Jentsch, Karl Friedrich Kurt Unknown
1784 Johns, Martin Unknown
1785 Jones, John Unknown
Total Records: 1863
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