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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 Austro-Hungarian Empire Kenzian, Georg 9
17 Canada Kerby, Harold Spencer 9
18 Germany Keudell, Hans von 12
19 South Africa Kiddie, Andrew Cameron 15
20 Germany Kieckhaefer (Kieckhäfer), Fritz 8
21 England Kilroy, Michael Vincent 5
22 USA Kindley, Field Eugene 12
23 England King, Cecil Frederick 22
24 Australia King, Elwyn Roy 26
25 England King, Leslie Walter 9
26 South Africa Kinkead, Samuel Marcus 33
27 Germany Kirchfeld, Franz 8
28 Australia Kirk, Walter Alister 7
29 England Kirkman, Robert Kirby 8
30 Germany Kirmaier, Stefan 11
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