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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  
271 Thoene (Thöne), Wilhelm 17 Jan 1974 (81)
272 Davison, Hiram Franklin ?? Jan 1974 (80)
273 Allen, Charles Philip ?? ?? 1974 (75)
274 Antcliffe, Ernest ?? ?? 1974 (76)
275 Chisam, William Hargrove ?? ?? 1974 (80)
276 Jeffs, Charles Hubert ?? ?? 1974 (79)
277 Latta, James Douglas ?? ?? 1974 (77)
278 Hardcastle, Ernest ?? Nov 1973 (75)
279 Foster, Robert Mordaunt 23 Oct 1973 (75)
280 Favre De Thierrens, Jean-Paul Jacques 17 Oct 1973 (78)
281 Hoare, Edward 08 Oct 1973 (83)
282 Traill, Thomas Cathcart 01 Oct 1973 (74)
283 Hilton, Darcy Fowlis ?? Oct 1973 (84)
284 MacKay, George Chisholm 04 Sep 1973 (75)
285 Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon 27 Jul 1973 (83)
Total Records: 1865
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