Erich Kastner

 

 

Age: 107

 

Summary: last known World War I veteran in Germany who joined the army in July 1918 in the Sonder-Battalion Hauck unit, served on the Western Front, and later took park in World War II, and who was believed to have marched in a parade before Kaiser Wilhelm II in November 1918.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: March 10, 1900

 

Died: January 1, 2008

 

Location: Cologne, Germany