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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
1321 Freden, Hans von 18 Mar 1892
1322 Nungesser, Charles Eugene Jules Marie 15 Mar 1892
1323 Ross, Charles Gordon 12 Mar 1892
1324 Pelletier d'Oisy, Georges 09 Mar 1892
1325 Wedel, Erich Rüdiger von 09 Mar 1892
1326 Demeuldre, Omer Paul 08 Mar 1892
1327 Phillipps, Roy Cecil 01 Mar 1892
1328 Montange, Paul 20 Feb 1892
1329 Reed, Valentine 14 Feb 1892
1330 Fahlbusch, Wilhelm 08 Feb 1892
1331 Fielding-Johnson, William Spurrett 08 Feb 1892
1332 Loiko, Ivan 06 Feb 1892
1333 Dostler, Eduard Ritter von 03 Feb 1892
1334 Bongartz, Heinrich 31 Jan 1892
1335 Lorenz, Heinrich 30 Jan 1892
Total Records: 1863
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