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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  
286 Boy, Herbert 11 May 1973 (76)
287 Flachaire, Georges Charles Marie François 30 Apr 1973 (81)
288 Ranza, Ferruccio 25 Apr 1973 (81)
289 Gurdon, John Everard 14 Apr 1973 (75)
290 Gossner, Max 05 Apr 1973 (79)
291 Richards, Cecil Roy 28 Mar 1973 (80)
292 Thompson, Cecil Robert 16 Mar 1973 (79)
293 Levy (Lévy), André Robert 12 Mar 1973 (80)
294 De Meulemeester, Andre 07 Mar 1973 (79)
295 Risztics, Johann 07 Mar 1973 (78)
296 Gros, Louis Prosper 03 Mar 1973 (80)
297 Dixon, George Clapham 01 Feb 1973 (78)
298 Portron, François 21 Jan 1973 (83)
299 Gladman, Cyril William ?? ?? 1973 (76)
300 Grinnell-Milne, Duncan William ?? ?? 1973 (77)
Total Records: 1863
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