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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  
181 Jacobs, Josef Carl Peter 29 Jul 1978 (84)
182 Swale, Edwin 19 Jul 1978 (79)
183 Student, Kurt Arthur Benno 01 Jul 1978 (88)
184 Anslinger, Leopold 18 Jun 1978 (87)
185 Fleischer, Alfred 11 Jun 1978 (83)
186 Naudin, Gustave 16 Apr 1978 (88)
187 Jensen, Johannes 07 Feb 1978 (80)
188 Dahlmann, Theodor 21 Jan 1978 (86)
189 Cambray, William Charles ?? ?? 1978 (84)
190 Pearson, Laurence Herbert ?? ?? 1978 (79)
191 Seth-Smith, Kenneth Arthur ?? ?? 1978 (81)
192 Stoer (Stör), Wilhelm 12 Dec 1977 (84)
193 Callahan, Laurence Kingsley 17 Sep 1977 (83)
194 Sykes, Ronald 15 Sep 1977 (78)
195 Fucini, Mario 01 Sep 1977 (86)
Total Records: 1863
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