Summary: the last known combat-wounded U.S. veteran of World War I who was wounded in 1918 during the Meusse-Argonne offense, one of the war's bloodiest battles, and who in 1999 was bestowed the National Order of the Legion of Honor by the French government.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: January 17, 1895
Died: January 7, 2004
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida