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Frank Buckles Wwi Vet

Last World War I Combat Veteran Passes Away

AP | By KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 07.04.2011 | World

SYDNEY -- Claude Stanley Choules, the last known combat veteran of World War I, died Thursday at a nursing home in the Western Australia city of Perth...

Congress Blocks Ceremony For Last WWI Vet

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — West Virginia's two Democratic senators blamed House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday after their hopes of having the remains of Wo...

Journalist Recalls Interviewing Last Surviving American WWI Veteran

aolnews.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I met Frank Woodruff Buckles on a chilly March afternoon in 2007 at his farmhouse in Charles Town, W.Va. He was a mere 106 years old back then. The l...

The Last US World War I Veteran Dies

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

America's oldest World War I veteran, Frank Woodruff Buckles, passed away last night in West Virginia. He was the last U.S. WWI veteran alive. Earl...

The Last US WWI Veteran Turns 110

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Frank Buckles is the last remaining U.S. WWI veteran, and he turned 110 today. Buckles' career might even be more amazing than his age however. The v...