Harry Patch

 

 

 

Age: 111

 

Summary: last surviving World War I army veteran in Great Britain, in which the only other surviving U.K.-based British veteran of the war, former airman Henry Allingham, died a week earlier at age 113.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: June 17, 1898

 

Died: July 25, 2009

 

Location: Wells, England