Frank Buckles



Age: 110


Summary: former doughboy who enlisted in the U.S. Army for World War I at age 16 after lying about his age but made it home again and ultimately became that war's last surviving U.S. veteran campaigning for greater recognition for his comrades-in-arms.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: February 1, 1901


Died: February 27, 2011


Location: Charles Town, West Virginia