John Babcock

 

 

 

Age: 109

 

Summary: the last known surviving Canadian veteran of World War I who was reportedly the conflict's oldest surviving veteran and also became a naturalized U.S. citizen after the war.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

 

Born: July 23, 1900

 

Died: February 18, 2010

 

Location: Spokane, Washington