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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 Daladier, Gustave Victorin 16 Apr 1974 (86)
272 Brownell, Raymond James 12 Apr 1974 (80)
273 Coombe, James George 09 Apr 1974 (80)
274 Fysh, Wilmot Hudson 06 Apr 1974 (79)
275 Griffith, Hugh Bradford ?? Apr 1974 (81)
276 Moore, Hugh Fitzgerald 05 Mar 1974 (76)
277 Cook, Everett Richard 21 Jan 1974 (80)
278 Thoene (Thöne), Wilhelm 17 Jan 1974 (81)
279 Davison, Hiram Franklin ?? Jan 1974 (80)
280 Allen, Charles Philip ?? ?? 1974 (75)
281 Antcliffe, Ernest ?? ?? 1974 (76)
282 Chisam, William Hargrove ?? ?? 1974 (80)
283 Jeffs, Charles Hubert ?? ?? 1974 (79)
284 Latta, James Douglas ?? ?? 1974 (77)
285 Hardcastle, Ernest ?? Nov 1973 (75)
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