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Last U.S. World War I Veteran Dies

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Michael J. Leclerc

Michael J. Leclerc
Director of Special Projects

The end of an era. Frank Buckles, the last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I passed away Sunday at 110. Buckles "died peacefully in his home of natural causes" early Sunday morning, the family said in a statement sent to CNN late Sunday by spokesman David DeJonge. You can read more about the last man standing of the famed Doughboys on CNN.

Posted by Michael Leclerc at 02/28/2011 10:20:07 AM | 

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