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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  
301 Cunninghame, Frederick Joseph 30 Oct 1972 (78)
302 Hubrich, Gerhard 20 Oct 1972 (76)
303 Forman, James Henry 04 Oct 1972 (76)
304 Buzio, Alessandro 01 Oct 1972 (79)
305 Achard, Albert 21 Aug 1972 (78)
306 Ruamps, Laurent Baptisti 27 Jul 1972 (75)
307 Harvey, William Frederick James 21 Jul 1972 (75)
308 Cassady, Thomas Gantz 09 Jul 1972 (76)
309 Catto, Charles Gray 24 Jun 1972 (76)
310 Thompson, Louis Mark 11 Jun 1972 (84)
311 Larkin, Herbert Joseph 10 Jun 1972 (78)
312 Pineau, Cleo Francis 29 May 1972 (79)
313 Biddle, Charles John 22 Mar 1972 (82)
314 Chambers, Reed McKinley 16 Jan 1972 (78)
315 White, James Butler 02 Jan 1972 (79)
Total Records: 1863
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