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