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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 Horry, Tom Stanley Unknown
1592 Howe, Percy Frank Charles Unknown
1593 Huebner (Hübner), Alfred Unknown
1594 Hudson, Frank Neville Unknown
1595 Huffzky, Friedrich Unknown
1596 Hughes, David James Unknown
1597 Hunter, John Ellis Langford Unknown
1598 Hurst, Cyril Edward Unknown
1599 Huston, Victor Henry Unknown
1600 Huettenrauch (Hüttenrauch), Paul Unknown
1601 Hyde, George Unknown
1602 Jackson, Horace Stanley Unknown
1603 Jannekeyn, Jean François Unknown
1604 Janzen, Johannes Unknown
1605 Jarvis, Arthur Gordon Unknown
Total Records: 1863
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