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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:

Records found: 409
    Name Score
406 England Woollven, Charles Henry Chapman 5
407 England Worthington, Charles Edward 5
408 England Yeates, Victor Maslin 5
409 Scotland Young, Graham Conacher 5
410 Germany Zander, Martin 5
411 England Zink, Edmund Leonard 5
 
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