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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 Death  
1591 Holmes, William Norman Unknown
1592 Hooper, Geoffrey Herbert Unknown
1593 Horn, Spencer Bertram Unknown
1594 Horry, Tom Stanley Unknown
1595 Howe, Percy Frank Charles Unknown
1596 Huebner (Hübner), Alfred Unknown
1597 Hudson, Frank Neville Unknown
1598 Huffzky, Friedrich Unknown
1599 Hughes, David James Unknown
1600 Hunter, John Ellis Langford Unknown
1601 Hurst, Cyril Edward Unknown
1602 Huston, Victor Henry Unknown
1603 Huettenrauch (Hüttenrauch), Paul Unknown
1604 Hyde, George Unknown
1605 Jackson, Horace Stanley Unknown
Total Records: 1863
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