Frank Woodruff Buckles (born Wood Buckles, February 1, 1901 – February 27, 2011) was a United States Army soldier and the last surviving American veteran of World War I. He enlisted in the U.S. 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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Last living survivors
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World War II civilian prisoners held by Japan
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World War II prisoners of war held by Japan
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American military personnel of World War I