Charles Reaper



Age: 103


Summary: the last known surviving infantry soldier of the battle of Vimy Ridge, Canada's defining battle in World War I where 20,000 soldiers stormed heavily-fortified positions and routed the Germans (French & British soldiers had previously failed).



Cause of Death: Aftereffects of a stroke


Born: July 27, 1899


Died: March 1, 2003


Location: Winnipeg, Canada