Rene Riffaud

 

Age: 108

 

Summary: one of France's last World War I veterans, leaving just three known French survivors of the 1914-1918 conflict but was only belately recognized in France as a veteran of the war after his granddaughter brought his case to the government's attention in 2006.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: December 19, 1898

 

Died: January 17, 2007

 

Location: Paris, France