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Country Name Death Age
Algeria Saci Ben Hocine Mahdi[1] 1998[citation needed] 100 years
Australia John Campbell Ross[2] 3 June 2009 110 years
Austria August Bischof[3] 4 March 2006 107 years
Barbados George Blackman[4] March[5] 2003 105 years
Belgium Cyrillus-Camillus Barbary[6] 16 September 2004 105 years
Canada John Babcock[7] 18 February 2010 109 years
Czechoslovakia Alois Vocásek[8] 9 August 2003 107 years
France Pierre Picault[9] 20 November 2008 109 years
Germany Erich Kästner[10][11] 1 January 2008 107 years
Guyana Gershom Browne[12] 6 December 2000 102 years
Hungary Franz Künstler[13] 27 May 2008 107 years
Ireland Thomas Shaw[14] 2 March 2002 102 years
Italy Delfino Borroni[15] 26 October 2008 110 years
Jamaica Stanley Stair[16] April 2008 106 years
Netherlands Bert van Sloten[17] September[18] 2005 105 years
Newfoundland Wallace Pike[19] 11 April 1999  99 years
New Zealand Bright Williams[20][21] 13 February 2003 105 years
Philippines Eracleo Alimpolo[22][23] 2 October 2002 104 years
Poland Stanisław Wycech[24] 12 January 2008 105 years
Portugal José Ladeira[25] 5 May 2003 107 years
Romania Gheorghe Pănculescu[26] 9 January 2007 104 years
Senegal Abdoulaye N'Diaye[1] 10 November 1998 104 years
Serbia Aleksa Radovanović[27] 22 June 2004 105 years
Slovenia Ivan Kovačič[28] 13 February 2001[29] 103 years
South Africa Norman Kark[citation needed] March 2000[30] 102 years
Thailand Yod Sangrungruang[31] 9 October 2003 106 years
Turkey Yakup Satar[32] 2 April 2008 110 years
Ukraine Mikhail Krichevsky[33] 26 December 2008 111 years
United Kingdom Claude Choules[34] Living 109 years
United Kingdom Florence Green[35] Living 109 years
United States Frank Buckles[36] Living 109 years

See also

References

  1. ^ a b Ders Des Ders Report - Algeria (French)
  2. ^ Last remaining Digger: Australia's oldest man Jack Ross dies aged 110
  3. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Austria (French)
  4. ^ Caribbean veteran of first world war dies at 105
  5. ^ Caribbean veteran of first world war dies at 105
  6. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Belgium (French)
  7. ^ PM honours last veteran of First World War
  8. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Czechoslovakia (French)
  9. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - France (French)
  10. ^ Last German World War I veteran dies
  11. ^ Death notice for Erich Kästner (German)
  12. ^ Report that mentions Browne as the longest surviving Guyanese veteran
  13. ^ Obituary for Franz Künstler (German)
  14. ^ Obituary for Thomas Shaw
  15. ^ Obituary for Delfino Borroni
  16. ^ Death notice for Stanley Stair
  17. ^ Article on Bert van Sloten's death
  18. ^ Obituary for Bert van Sloten
  19. ^ Obituary for Wallace Pike
  20. ^ Obituary for Bright Williams
  21. ^ Press release for the death of Bright Williams
  22. ^ Last Filipino Veteran
  23. ^ Last Filipino Veteran
  24. ^ Poland’s WWI veteran Stanislaw passes away
  25. ^ Filipe Lucas names Ladeira as Portugal's last veteran (Portuguese)
  26. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Romania (French)
  27. ^ Obituary for Aleksa Radovanovic (Serbian)
  28. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Other Countries (French)
  29. ^ Domača stran Društva soška fronta Nova Gorica (Slovene)
  30. ^ Longest serving Stationer dies at the wonderful age of 102
  31. ^ Obituary for Yod Sangrungruang
  32. ^ Report on Yakup Satar (French)
  33. ^ Obituary for Mikhail Krichevsky
  34. ^ Former Royal Navy seaman Claude Choules is now the last Briton standing
  35. ^ Beal, Claire (2010-01-15). "At 108, Florence is Britain's oldest war vet". Lynn News. http://www.lynnnews.co.uk/news/At-108-Florence-Green-is.5986586.jp. Retrieved 2010-01-15. 
  36. ^ Report on Frank Buckles last veteran status
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Country Name Death Age
Algeria Saci Ben Hocine Mahdi[1] 1998[needs proof] 100 years
Australia John Campbell Ross[2] 3 June 2009 110 years
Austria August Bischof[3] 4 March 2006 107 years
Barbados George Blackman[4] March[5] 2003 105 years
Belgium Cyrillus-Camillus Barbary[6] 16 September 2004 105 years
Canada John Babcock[7] 18 February 2010 109 years
Czechoslovakia Alois Vocásek[8] 9 August 2003 107 years
France Pierre Picault[9] 20 November 2008 109 years
Germany Erich Kästner[10][11] 1 January 2008 107 years
Guyana Gershom Browne[12] 6 December 2000 102 years
Hungary Franz Künstler[13] 27 May 2008 107 years
Ireland Thomas Shaw[14] 2 March 2002 102 years
Italy Delfino Borroni[15] 26 October 2008 110 years
Jamaica Stanley Stair[16] April 2008 106 years
Netherlands Bert van Sloten[17] September[18] 2005 105 years
Newfoundland Wallace Pike[19] 11 April 1999  99 years
New Zealand Bright Williams[20][21] 13 February 2003 105 years
Philippines Eracleo Alimpolo[22][23] 2 October 2002 104 years
Poland Stanisław Wycech[24] 12 January 2008 105 years
Portugal José Ladeira[25] 5 May 2003 107 years
Romania Gheorghe Pănculescu[26] 9 January 2007 104 years
Senegal Abdoulaye N'Diaye[1] 10 November 1998 104 years
Serbia Aleksa Radovanović[27] 22 June 2004 105 years
Slovenia Ivan Kovačič[28] 13 February 2001[29] 103 years
South Africa Norman Kark[needs proof] March 2000[30] 102 years
Thailand Yod Sangrungruang[31] 9 October 2003 106 years
Turkey Yakup Satar[32] 2 April 2008 110 years
Ukraine Mikhail Krichevsky[33] 26 December 2008 111 years
United Kingdom Douglas Terrey
United Kingdom Claude Choules[34] Living 109 years
United Kingdom Florence Green[35] Living 110 years
United States Frank Buckles[36] Living 110 years

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ders Des Ders Report - Algeria (French)
  2. Last remaining Digger: Australia's oldest man Jack Ross dies aged 110
  3. Ders Des Ders Report - Austria (French)
  4. Caribbean veteran of first world war dies at 105
  5. Caribbean veteran of first world war dies at 105
  6. Ders Des Ders Report - Belgium (French)
  7. PM honours last veteran of First World War
  8. Ders Des Ders Report - Czechoslovakia (French)
  9. Ders Des Ders Report - France (French)
  10. Last German World War I veteran dies
  11. Death notice for Erich Kästner (German)
  12. Report that mentions Browne as the longest surviving Guyanese veteran
  13. Obituary for Franz Künstler (German)
  14. Obituary for Thomas Shaw
  15. Obituary for Delfino Borroni
  16. Death notice for Stanley Stair
  17. Article on Bert van Sloten's death
  18. Obituary for Bert van Sloten
  19. Obituary for Wallace Pike
  20. Obituary for Bright Williams
  21. Press release for the death of Bright Williams
  22. Last Filipino Veteran
  23. Last Filipino Veteran
  24. Poland’s WWI veteran Stanislaw passes away
  25. Filipe Lucas names Ladeira as Portugal's last veteran (Portuguese)
  26. Ders Des Ders Report - Romania (French)
  27. Obituary for Aleksa Radovanovic Template:Sr icon
  28. Ders Des Ders Report - Other Countries (French)
  29. Domača stran Društva soška fronta Nova Gorica Template:Sl icon
  30. Longest serving Stationer dies at the wonderful age of 102
  31. Obituary for Yod Sangrungruang
  32. Report on Yakup Satar (French)
  33. Obituary for Mikhail Krichevsky
  34. Former Royal Navy seaman Claude Choules is now the last Briton standing
  35. Beal, Claire (2010-01-15). "At 108, Florence is Britain's oldest war vet". Lynn News. http://www.lynnnews.co.uk/news/At-108-Florence-Green-is.5986586.jp. Retrieved 2010-01-15. 
  36. Report on Frank Buckles last veteran status


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