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Frank Buckles, Last Surviving U.S. Veteran of WWI, Dies at 110

Frank Woodruff Buckles, who was the last-known living American veteran of the Great War, died peacefully Sunday at his home in Charles Town, W. Va. He was 110. Buckles, who lied about his birth date w... read more

Florence Green, the Last Surviving WWI Veteran, Has Died at 110

She outlived the last two surviving male veterans of WWI—Claude Choules, a Royal Navy sailor and the last WWI combatant, and Frank Buckles, the last American veteran, both of whom died last year at th... read more

Last U.S. WWI veteran dies at 110 in W. Virginia

Frank Buckles, the last surviving U.S. veteran of the First World War who later fought to keep the memory of fellow servicemen alive, has died in West Virginia at age 110. Buckles, an army corporal wh... read more

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Daughter: WWI vet should lie in Capitol Rotunda

The daughter of the longest-living American to serve in World War I urged lawmakers to let her father, Frank Buckles, lie in the Capitol Rotunda ... last surviving representative, there can be no maki... read more

Last US veteran of WW1 dies at age 110

Frank Buckles enlisted for World War One at 16 after lying about his age. He made it home again and ultimately became that war's last surviving US veteran, campaigning for greater recognition for his ... read more

Last man WWI veteran dies at 110 in Australia

Choules, the last remaining World War I combat veteran, died on Thursday in Perth, aged 110. [Photo/Agencies] Choules was the last known male survivor of more than 70 million military personnel during ... read more

Farewell to America’s Last WWI Vet

America’s last World War I veteran was laid to rest with dignity at Arlington Cemetery. Frank Buckles was age 110. Sadly, his funeral plans ... The last Spanish American War vet died in the early 1990... read more

Last Surviving World War I Veteran Apparently Not That Special After All

Frank Buckles, the last surviving veteran of World War I, who died last week at 110, may seem the epitome of an American hero ... his country in such a pointless war that he lied about his age in orde... read more

Flags at half staff to honor last WWI vet

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Flags are being flown at half staff at the White House and throughout the country Tuesday in memory of Army Corporal Frank Woodruff Buckles, the last surviving American veteran of W... read more

Half-staff flags to honor Cpl. Frank Buckles and World War I vets

Frank W. Buckles and in remembrance of all American veterans of World War I. Buckles was the last known surviving American veteran of World War I. Born in Missouri, Buckles died Feb. 28, 2011, in West ... read more

Flags at half-staff Tuesday to honor last World War I vet

... be at half-staff on Tuesday in honor of the last surviving American veteran of World War I. Frank W. Buckles will be buried Tuesday at Arlington National Cemetery. He died last month at age 110. B... read more

Capitol ceremony for WWI vet blocked in Congress

Buckles died Sunday on his farm in Charles Town, W.Va., at the age of 110. He had been the last surviving American veteran of World War I. The episode turned what West Virginia lawmakers had hoped wou... read more

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