World War I veteran Frank Buckles, then 106,at his home in Charles Town, West Virginia, May 22, 2007. Buckles is one of the handful of Great War veterans still alive.
World War I veteran Frank Buckles, then 106,at his home in Charles Town, West Virginia, May 22, 2007. Buckles is one of the handful of Great War veterans still alive. Pete Souza / Chicago Tribune / MCT
World War I veteran Frank Buckles, then 106,at his home in Charles Town, West Virginia, May 22, 2007. Buckles is one of the handful of Great War veterans still alive. Pete Souza / Chicago Tribune / MCT

Last known World War I veteran, 107, campaigns for memorial

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