Wood Buckles, Oldest WWI Veteran 2/1/1901 - 2/27/2011 What amazing things he must have seen.

Wood Buckles, Oldest WWI Veteran 2/1/1901 - 2/27/2011 What amazing things he must have seen.

Last U.S. World War I veteran Frank W. Buckles dies at 110, Feb. 27, 2011,

Last U.S. World War I veteran Frank W. Buckles dies at 110

Last U.S. World War I veteran Frank W. Buckles dies at 110, Feb. 27, 2011,

Frank Buckles, died at 110 in Feb 2011 - Last American World War I veteran

Frank Buckles, Last of World War I Doughboys, Dies at 110

Frank Buckles, died at 110 in Feb 2011 - Last American World War I veteran

Frank Buckles, born in 1901, read about WWI and lied about his age to join the military. In 1917 the 16 yr old joined the war in Europe as a medic. Just before the war's end he was promoted corporal. After the war he joined the merchant navy. During WWII he was taken prisoner by the Japanese on the Philippines. He was a POW for 3 years before being freed by his fellow Americans. He is the last WWI vet to have died.

Frank Buckles, born in 1901, read about WWI and lied about his age to join the military. In 1917 the 16 yr old joined the war in Europe as a medic. Just before the war's end he was promoted corporal. After the war he joined the merchant navy. During WWII he was taken prisoner by the Japanese on the Philippines. He was a POW for 3 years before being freed by his fellow Americans. He is the last WWI vet to have died.

Saying Goodbye:  America's Last Doughboy (Frank Buckles) by Ashley Bernardi - Great Article

Saying Goodbye: America's Last Doughboy (Frank Buckles) by Ashley Bernardi - Great Article

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The Last Doughboy of World War I  Frank Buckles lied about his age to serve in World War I. Before his death at 110 years old, he was America’s only living link to the great conflict

The Last Doughboy of World War I Frank Buckles lied about his age to serve in World War I. Before his death at 110 years old, he was America’s only living link to the great conflict

Frank Woodruff Buckles, was the last surviving American veteran of World War I. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1917 and served with a detachment from Fort Riley, driving ambulances and motorcycles near the front lines in Europe.

Frank Woodruff Buckles, was the last surviving American veteran of World War I. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1917 and served with a detachment from Fort Riley, driving ambulances and motorcycles near the front lines in Europe.

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Frank Buckles Sole Surviving US Veteran of World War I, Part 2 - YouTube

Frank Buckles Sole Surviving US Veteran of World War I, Part 2 - YouTube

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