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Country Branch of Service Name Death Age
Algeria Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Saci Ben Hocine Mahdi[1] 1998[citation needed] 100 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Australia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army John Campbell Ross[2] 3 June 2009 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Austria Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army August Bischof[3] 4 March 2006 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Barbados Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army George Blackman[4] March[5] 2003 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Belgium Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Cyrillus-Camillus Barbary[6] 16 September 2004 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Canada Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army John Babcock[7] 18 February 2010[8] 109 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Czechoslovakia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Alois Vocásek[9] 9 August 2003 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
France Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Pierre Picault[10] 20 November 2008 109 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Germany Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Erich Kästner[11][12] 1 January 2008 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Guyana Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Gershom Browne[13] 6 December 2000 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Hungary Air Force ??? ??? ???
Navy ??? ??? ???
Army Franz Künstler[14] 27 May 2008 107 years
Ireland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Thomas Shaw[15] 2 March 2002 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Italy Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Delfino Borroni[16] 26 October 2008 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Jamaica Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Stanley Stair[17] April 2008 106 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Netherlands Air Force Bert van Sloten[18] September[19] 2005 105 years
Army ??? ??? ???
Navy ??? ??? ???
Newfoundland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Wallace Pike[20] 11 April 1999  99 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
New Zealand Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Bright Williams[21][22] 13 February 2003 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Philippines Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army ??? ??? ???
Navy Eracleo Alimpolo[23][24] 2 October 2002 104 years
Poland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army ??? ??? ???
Navy ??? ??? ???
Underground Movement Stanisław Wycech[25] 12 January 2008 105 years
Portugal Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army José Ladeira[26] 5 May 2003 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Romania Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Gheorghe Pănculescu[27] 9 January 2007 104 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Senegal Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Abdoulaye N'Diaye[1] 10 November 1998 104 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Serbia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Aleksa Radovanović[28] 22 June 2004 103 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Slovenia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Ivan Kovacic[29] 13 February 2001[30] 103 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
South Africa Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Norman Kark[citation needed] March 2000[31] 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Thailand Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Yod Sangrungruang[32] 9 October 2003 106 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Turkey Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Yakup Satar[33] 2 April 2008 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Ukraine Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Mikhail Krichevsky[34] 26 December 2008 111 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
United Kingdom Air Force (Male) Henry Allingham[35] 17 July 2009 113
Air Force (Female) Florence Green[36][37] Living 109 years
Army (male) Henry John (Harry) Patch[35] 25 July 2009 111
Army (female) Ivy Lillian Campany[36] 19 December 2008 107
Navy Claude Choules[38] Living 109 years
United States Air Force Homer Anderson 23 September 2006 108
Army Frank Buckles[39] Living 109 years
Navy (female) Charlotte Winters (last US female veteran) 27 March 2007 109[40]
Navy (male) Lloyd Brown 29 March 2007 105[40]

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. ^ Last Canadian veteran John Babcock gets citizenship
  8. ^ [1](French)
  9. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Czechoslovakia (French)
  10. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - France (French)
  11. ^ Last German World War I veteran dies
  12. ^ Death notice for Erich Kästner (German)
  13. ^ Report that mentions Browne as the longest surviving Guyanese veteran
  14. ^ Obituary for Franz Künstler (German)
  15. ^ Obituary for Thomas Shaw
  16. ^ Obituary for Delfino Borroni
  17. ^ Death notice for Stanley Stair
  18. ^ Article on Bert van Sloten's death
  19. ^ Obituary for Bert van Sloten
  20. ^ Obituary for Wallace Pike
  21. ^ Obituary for Bright Williams
  22. ^ Press release for the death of Bright Williams
  23. ^ Last Filipino Veteran
  24. ^ Last Filipino Veteran
  25. ^ Poland’s WWI veteran Stanislaw passes away
  26. ^ Filipe Lucas names Ladeira as Portugal's last veteran (Portuguese)
  27. ^ [http://dersdesders.free.fr/roumanie.html Ders Des Ders Report - Romania] (French)
  28. ^ Obituary for Aleksa Radovanovic (Serbian)
  29. ^ Ders Des Ders Report - Other Countries (French)
  30. ^ Domača stran Društva soška fronta Nova Gorica (Slovene)
  31. ^ Longest serving Stationer dies at the wonderful age of 102
  32. ^ Obituary for Yod Sangrungruang
  33. ^ Report on Yakup Satar (French)
  34. ^ Obituary for Mikhail Krichevsky
  35. ^ a b "Grande Bretagne, derniers survivants anglais de la Guerre 14-18" (in French). dersdesder.free.fr. 2009. http://dersdesders.free.fr/greatbritain.html. Retrieved 2009-11-15. 
  36. ^ a b Beal, Claire (2010-11-15). "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. 
  37. ^ Brain, Louise (2009-02-24). "108 - and she's still as sharp as a needle!". Lynn News. http://www.lynnnews.co.uk/news/108--and-she39s-still.5006685.jp. Retrieved 2010-01-15. 
  38. ^ Former Royal Navy seaman Claude Choules is now the last Briton standing
  39. ^ Report on Frank Buckles last veteran status
  40. ^ a b "Etats-Unis, derniers survivants américain de la Guerre 14-18". dersdesders.free.fr. 2009. http://dersdesders.free.fr/usa.html. Retrieved 2009-11-15. 
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This is the list of the last living veterans of world war I by the country and the branch that they served

Country Branch of Service Name Death Age
Algeria Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Saci Ben Hocine Mahdi 1998[needs proof] 100 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Australia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army John Campbell Ross 3 June 2009 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Austria Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army August Bischof 4 March 2006 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Barbados Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army George Blackman March 2003 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Belgium Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Cyrillus-Camillus Barbary 16 September 2004 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Canada Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army John Babcock 18 February 2010 109 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Czechoslovakia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Alois Vocásek 9 August 2003 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
France Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Philibert Parnasse Living 109 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Germany Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Erich Berger Living 109 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Guyana Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Gershom Browne 6 December 2000 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Hungary Air Force ??? ??? ???
Navy ??? ??? ???
Army Franz Künstler 27 May 2008 107 years
Ireland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Thomas Shaw 2 March 2002 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Italy Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Giovanni Ligato Living 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Jamaica Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Stanley Stair April 2008 106 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Nepal Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Kashi Ram Rai Living '111 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Netherlands Air Force Bert van Sloten September 2005 105 years
Army ??? ??? ???
Navy ??? ??? ???
Newfoundland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Wallace Pike 11 April 1999  99 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
New Zealand Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Bright Williams 13 February 2003 105 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Philippines Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army ??? ??? ???
Navy Eracleo Alimpolo 2 October 2002 104 years
Poland Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Jozef Kowalski Living 111 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Underground Movement Stanisław Wycech 12 January 2008 105 years
Portugal Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army José Ladeira 5 May 2003 107 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Romania Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Gheorghe Pănculescu 9 January 2007 104 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Senegal Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Abdoulaye N'Diaye 10 November 1998 104 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Serbia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Aleksa Radovanović 22 June 2004 103 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Slovenia Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Ivan Kovacic ??? 103 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
South Africa Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Norman Kark[needs proof] March 2000 102 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Thailand Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Yod Sangrungruang 9 October 2003 106 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Turkey Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Yakup Satar 2 April 2008 110 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
Ukraine Air Force ??? ??? ???
Army Mikhail Krichevsky 26 December 2008 111 years
Navy ??? ??? ???
United Kingdom Air Force (Male) Henry Allingham 17 July 2009 113
Air Force (Female) Florence Green Living 110 years
Royal Army Ordnance Corps Douglas Terrey
Army (male) Henry John (Harry) Patch 25 July 2009 111
Army (female) Ivy Lillian Campany 19 December 2008 107
Merchant Navy Henry Johnson Living 108 years
Navy Claude Choules Living 109 years
United States Air Force Homer Anderson 23 September 2006 108
Army Frank Buckles Living 110 years
Navy (female) Charlotte Winters (last US female veteran) 27 March 2007 109
Navy (male) Lloyd Brown 29 March 2007 105

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