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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
151 Ireland Huston, Victor Henry 6
152 Germany Hutterer, Michael 8
153 England Hyde, George 5
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