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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 Victories
16 England Elliott, Hugh William 5
17 Ireland Elliott, Thomas 11
18 Canada Elliott, William Boyd 5
19 England Ellis, Herbert Edward Oscar 7
20 Canada Ellis, Sidney Emerson 5
21 England Ellwood, Aubrey Beauclerk 10
22 England Elton, Ernest John 16
23 England Emsden, Leonard Herbert 8
24 Germany Engelfried, Karl 6
25 England Enstone, Albert James 15
26 USA Erwin, William Portwood 8
27 Germany Eschwege, Rudolph von 20
28 Germany Esswein, Otto 12
29 Wales Evans, Dudley Lloyd 8
30 England Evans, Henry Cope 5
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