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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.
 
Victories:

Viewing all records: 1865
    Name Score
1861 England Worthington, Charles Edward 5
1862 England Yeates, Victor Maslin 5
1863 Scotland Young, Graham Conacher 5
1864 Germany Zander, Martin 5
1865 England Zink, Edmund Leonard 5
 
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