Oldest American WWI Veteran Dies at 110

Frank Buckles in 1917, at the age of 16

Frank Buckles in 1917, at the age of 16

(caption to image 2) Frank Buckles in 2008, at the age of 107

The last known surviving American to fight in the first World War died today at the age of 110 in his West Virginia home. You can read more about him in a post I wrote on him in May of 2009.

2017-02-22T16:44:09+00:00 February 27th, 2011|History|