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