The Top 5 World War 1 Aces with the Most Air Victories

  Aviator Country Service Victories
1 Manfred von Richthofen
(The Red Barron)
Germany Luftstreitkräfte 80
2 Rene Paul Fonck France Aéronautique Militaire 75
3 Billy Bishop Canada Royal Flying Corps 72
4 Ernst Udet Germany Luftstreitkräfte 62
5 Edward Mannock/
Raymond Collishaw
United Kingdom/
Royal Flying Corps/
Royal Naval Air Service
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Sources:  Various. Top 5 of Anything Research: "Fighter Pilot Aces List",

List Notes: Victories are confirmed victories credited to the pilot during World War 1. A flying ace is a military aviator credited with shooting down five or more enemy aircraft during aerial combat. Please note: The data for Edward Mannock is disputed some lists have him at 73 victories however it he is known to have had at least 61.
World War 1 Aces with the Most Air Victories

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