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