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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 Bannerman, Ronald Burns 02 Aug 1978 (88)
182 Jacobs, Josef Carl Peter 29 Jul 1978 (84)
183 Swale, Edwin 19 Jul 1978 (79)
184 Student, Kurt Arthur Benno 01 Jul 1978 (88)
185 Anslinger, Leopold 18 Jun 1978 (87)
186 Fleischer, Alfred 11 Jun 1978 (83)
187 Conder, Reginald Edward 07 May 1978 (80)
188 Naudin, Gustave 16 Apr 1978 (88)
189 Jensen, Johannes 07 Feb 1978 (80)
190 Dahlmann, Theodor 21 Jan 1978 (86)
191 Cambray, William Charles ?? ?? 1978 (84)
192 Hall, John Herbert ?? ?? 1978 (79)
193 Pearson, Laurence Herbert ?? ?? 1978 (79)
194 Seth-Smith, Kenneth Arthur ?? ?? 1978 (81)
195 Stoer (Stör), Wilhelm 12 Dec 1977 (84)
Total Records: 1863
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