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Encyclopedia > Veterans of the First World War who died in 2007

The following is a list of known veterans of the First World War (28 July 191411 November 1918) who died in 2007. “The Great War ” redirects here. ... is the 209th day of the year (210th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ...

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Veterans by country of service - 32 veterans

Canada (2 veterans)

Wikinews has articles on these two veterans:
  • One of Canada's last WWI veterans dies at age 107
  • Only one World War I veteran left in Canada
Name Born Died Notes
Clemett, Victor Lloyd 10 Dec 1899 21 Feb 2007 (107) Non combat. Enlisted aged 16 and served in England cutting timber when his real age was discovered. See entry.[1]
Wilson, Dwight "Percy" 26 Feb 1901 9 May 2007 (106) Did not see action (was turned back after arriving in England, due to his young age). See entries.[2][3]

Image File history File links WikiNews-Logo. ... Wikinews is a free-content news source and a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. ... Victor Lloyd Clemett (December 10, 1899 - February 21, 2007) was one of the last surviving veterans of World War I. Clemett was born in Canada in 1899. ... December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Dwight Percy Wilson (born 26 February 1901 in Toronto, Ontario) is one of only two surviving Canadian veterans of the First World War. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 129th day of the year (130th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

France (5 veterans)

Name Born Died Notes
Brunier, Charles 31 May 1901 26 Jan 2007 (105) Excluded from French government lists as it only counts those who served in France, i.e. on the Western front. See entries.[4][5]
Delaire, Bernard 28 Mar 1899 1 Oct 2007 (108) In training as a naval officer August-November 1918.[6]
Grelaud, Jean 26 Oct 1898 25 Feb 2007 (108) See entry.[7]
Guay, Raymond 17 Apr 1900 2 Jan 2007 (106) [3]
Riffaud, René Félix 19 Dec 1898 16 Jan 2007 (108) See entries.[8][9][10]

Charles Brunier (born May 31, 1901) is a convicted murderer and French veteran of both the First and Second World Wars who claims to be the inspiration for Papillon. ... is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Bernard Delaire (March 28, 1899 – October 1, 2007) was a French naval veteran of World War I and one of the last four remaining French veterans. ... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in Leap years). ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Jean Grelaud (October 26, 1898 - February 25, 2007) was one of the last three official French veterans of the First World War. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... Year 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... April 17 is the 107th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (108th in leap years). ... Ğ: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... January 2 is the second day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... René Felix Louis Joseph Riffaud (December 19, 1898 - January 15, 2007) was one of the last four French veterans of the Great War (later renamed World War I) when he died at age 108 in Tosny, France. ... December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

Germany (8 veterans)

Name Born Died Notes
Christmann, Rudolf 10 Jan 1900 27 Jun 2007 (107) Served in both World Wars, oldest living German man during the last month of his life.[4]
Heiman, Walter 12 Mar 1901 18 Mar 2007 (106) Enlisted at age 17 in March 1918, but still in flight training when war ended. Fled to U.S. in 1938, became U.S. citizen, died in Missouri. See entry. [11]
Kaiser, Albin 12 Dec 1899 11 Apr 2007 (107) Served in France. Infantry.[5]
Kos, Józef 27 Sep 1900 5 Apr 2007 (106) Ethnic Pole. Served in the German army in 1918. See entries.[12][13][14][15][16]
Meier, Robert 10 Mar 1897 29 Jan 2007 (109) See entries.[17][18][19][6]
Remmert, Wilhelm 15 Nov 1899 27 May 2007 (107) Went to war at 17 and served in Russia, later in France. Oldest living German man until his death.[20]
Seegers, William 24 Oct 1900 10 July 2007 (106) Drafted June 1918; served until Apr 1919. Died in U.S. See entry.[21]
Seim, Rudolf 31 Jan 1899 9 Jan 2007 (107) [20][7]

January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ğ: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Walter Heiman (Essen, Germany, March 12, 1901 - University City, Missouri, March 18, 2007) was a Jewish American man whom at the time of his death had become one of the last surviving veterans of the First World War. ... March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in leap years). ... Year 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... March 18 is the 77th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (78th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 19 days remaining. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... April 11 is the 101st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (102nd in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... September 27 is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 95 days remaining. ... Ğ: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... April 5 is the 95th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (96th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Robert Meier (born March 10, 1897) is Germanys oldest living man (at 109) and a combat veteran of WWI. Robert became Germanys oldest living man on March 2, 2005, following the passing of Hermann Dörnemann, 111. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in leap years). ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... William Seegers (born October 24, 1900) is, at age 106, one of the last two known remaining veterans of the First World War to have served in the German forces (the other one is Erich Kästner). ... October 24 is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 68 days remaining. ... Ğ: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... is the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

Italy (7 veterans)

Name Born Died Notes
Agazzi, Alberto 30 Jan 1899 12 Apr 2007 (108) [22]
Carta, Giovanni Antonio 28 December 1899 5 June 2007 (107) Enlisted in 1917.[23]
Ciarniello, Annibale 9 Jan 1900 3 Jan 2007 (106) Excluded from Italian government lists as it only counts those with more than six months of service. See entry.[24]
Costanzo, Pasquale 21 May 1899 10 May 2007 (107)
Garbuglia, Enrico 30 Mar 1900 2 June 2007 (107) Joined June 1918.
Sarrocco, Italo 11 May 1898 8 Jan 2007 (108) Fought at the Battle of Vittorio Veneto. See entry.[25]
Tuveri, Giustino 01898-05-15 15 May 1898 5 October 2007 (109) Born in Sardinia, moved to France in 1920.[26]

January 30 is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 156th day of the year (157th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Annibale Ciarniello (January 9, 1900 - January 3, 2007) was one of the last surviving veterans of the first World War at the time of his death, as well as the oldest medical doctor in Italy and one of the oldest people in the country. ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 141st day of the year (142nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Enrico Garbuglia (born March 30, 1900) is one of the last six remaining known Italian veterans of the First World War living in Italy. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in Leap years). ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... is the 153rd day of the year (154th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Italo Sarrocco (May 11, 1898 - January 8, 2007) was one of the last surviving veterans of the First World War, and one of the oldest people in Italy at the time of his death. ... is the 131st day of the year (132nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Combatants Italy United Kingdom France United States Image:Flag of Austria-Hungary. ... Justin Tuveri (born May 15, 1898) is, at age 109, one of the last seven Italian veterans of the First World War and now a French citizen. ... is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... For other uses, see 5th October (Serbia). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... For the place in the United States, see Sardinia, Ohio. ...

Romania (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Pănculescu, Gheorghe C. 26 Mar 1903 7 Jan 2007 (103) He was the last known Romanian World War I veteran. See entry.[27]

Gheorge C. Panculescu (March 26, 1903 - January 9, 2007) was the last Romanian World War I veteran and one of the last World War I veterans in the world. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (86th in leap years). ... 1900 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

Slovenia (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Ivan Jaklič 4 Dec 1899 24 Jan 2007 (107) He was the last Slovenian World War I veteran. Died in Croatia.[28]

December 4 is the 338th day (339th on leap years) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (2 veterans)

Name Born Died Notes
Mayne, Philip 22 Nov 1899 9 Apr 2007 (107) 2nd Lieutenant, Royal Engineers. The last surviving British army officer of WWI and last Royal Engineer. Non combat. Completed training in September 1918 and awaiting a posting to the Front but caught Spanish flu and spent the remainder of the war in hospital. See entry.[29]
Young, William (Will) 4 Jan 1900 24 Jul 2007 (107) Last Scottish veteran and the last survivor of the RFC. Served as a wireless operator on the Western Front. Moved to Australia after WWII. See entries.[30][31]

Philip Mayne (born November 26, 1899) is thought to be the last surviving British officer of the First World War. ... We dont have an article called Nov 22 Start this article Search for Nov 22 in. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... April 9 is the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (100th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... William Will Young (born January 4, 1900) is one of the last surviving veterans of the First World War, and one of three remaining British veterans who emigrated to Australia. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The Royal Flying Corps (RFC) was the over-land air arm of the British military during most of World War I. // Formed by Royal Warrant on 13 May 1912, the RFC superseded the Air Battalion of the Royal Engineers. ...

United States (6 veterans)

Name Born Died Notes
Brown, Lloyd 7 Oct 1901 29 Mar 2007 (105) From Maryland, the last US Navy WWI veteran. See entry.[32]
Mercado del Toro, Emiliano 21 Aug 1891 24 Jan 2007 (115) From Puerto Rico, the oldest veteran ever and the oldest person in the world at the time of his death. See entries.[33][34]
Pierro, Antonio 22 Feb 1896 8 Feb 2007 (110) From Massachusetts, and the last veteran of the Meuse-Argonne Offensive. See entry.[35]
Ramsey, Howard Verne 2 Apr 1898 22 Feb 2007 (108) From Oregon. See entry.[36]
Wagner, Albert Frederick 'Jud' 5 Sep 1899 20 Jan 2007 (107) From Kansas, and the last US Marine WWI veteran. See entries.[37][38]
Winters, Charlotte 10 Nov 1897 27 Mar 2007 (109) From Maryland, and the last female US WWI veteran. See entry.[39]

Lloyd Brown (October 7, 1901 – March 29, 2007 [1]) was one of the last surviving American veterans of World War I and also the last member of the United States Navy to have signed up before the German armistice. ... October 7 is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Emiliano Mercado del Toro (Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, August 21, 1891 - Isabela, Puerto Rico, January 24, 2007) was the worlds oldest person for six weeks, the worlds oldest man from November 19, 2004 to his death, and the oldest verified military veteran ever, though he was a non... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Antonio Pierro (born February 22, 1896 - according to his birth certificate - or February 15, 1896 - according to himself) is, at 110, one of the last surviving veterans of World War I. He is also a combat veteran, making him even more a rarity. ... February 22 is the 53rd day of every year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display calendar). ... February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Combatants United States German Empire Commanders John J. Pershing Georg von der Marwitz Strength American Expeditionary Force German Fifth Army Casualties 26,277 killed 95,786 wounded 122,066 total 28,000 killed 92,250 wounded 120,250 total The Meuse-Argonne Offensive was the final offensive of World War... Howard Verne Ramsey (b. ... April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 273 days remaining. ... Year 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... February 22 is the 53rd day of every year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Albert Frederick Jud Wagner (September 5, 1899 - January 20, 2007) was one of the last surviving American veterans of World War I. Wagner was born on a farm in Kansas. ... September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years). ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Charlotte L. Winters (November 10, 1897 - March 27, 2007) was the last surviving female American veteran of The First World War. ... November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

World War I-era veterans - 4 veterans

Listed here are those that joined the armed services after the Armistice date, but before the Treaty of Versailles was signed, or where there is debate on their join-date, or whose military service is sometimes viewed as outside the scope of "WWI", but are considered WWI-era veterans by the press or by their respective governments, or served in a related conflict. Front page of the New York Times on Armistice Day, 11 November 1918 The armistice treaty between the Allies and Germany was signed in a railway carriage in Compiègne Forest on November 11, 1918, and marked the end of the First World War on the Western Front. ... This article is about the Treaty of Versailles of June 28 1919, which ended World War I. For other uses, see Treaty of Versailles (disambiguation) . The Treaty of Versailles (1919) was a peace treaty which officially ended World War I between the Allied and Associated Powers and Germany. ...


Finland (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Lehtinen, Eino Arvid 10 Apr 1900 29 Jan 2007 (106) Veteran of the White Guard in the Finnish Civil War (1918). [8]

Eino Arvid Lehtinen (April 10, 1900 - January 29, 2007) was one of the last surviving veterans of the Finnish Civil War, and one of the oldest people in Finland at the time of his death. ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (101st in leap years). ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The White Guards is one translation of the Finnish term Suojeluskunta (plural: Suojeluskunnat, Finland-Swedish: Skyddskår) that unfortunately has received many different translations to English, for instance: Security Guard, Civil Guard, National Guard, White Militia, Defence Corps, Protection Guard, Protection Corps and Protection Militia. ... Combatants Whites: White Guards, German Empire, Swedish volunteers Reds: Red Guards, Russian SFSR Commanders C.G.E. Mannerheim Ali Aaltonen, Eero Haapalainen, Eino Rahja, Kullervo Manner Strength 80,000–90,000 Finns, 550 Swedish volunteers, 13,000 Germans[1] 80,000–90,000 Finns, 4,000–10,000 Russians[1...

Turkey/Ottoman Empire (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Turan, Veysel 1898? 25 Mar 2007 (108) Veteran of the Turkish War of Independence 1919-1922 and post-WWI interregnum. [9]

March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Combatants   Turkish Revolutionaries United Kingdom Greece France Italy Armenia Ottoman Empire Georgia Commanders Mustafa Kemal Ä°smet Ä°nönü Kazım Karabekir Ali Fuat Cebesoy Fevzi Çakmak George Milne Henri Gouraud Papoulas Georgios Hatzianestis Drastamat Kanayan Movses Silikyan Süleyman Åžefik Pasha The Turkish War of Independence (Turkish: KurtuluÅŸ Savaşı or...

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Baker, Wilfred 29 Jun 1900 5 Mar 2007 (106) Scottish WWI-era veteran, joined the Royal Navy in December 1918. See entry.[40]

Wilfred J. Baker (Dunfermline, Fife, June 29, 1900 - March 5, 2007) may have been one of the last veterans of the First World War, and the last remaining Scottish veteran. ... June 29 is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 185 days remaining. ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

United States (1 veteran)

Name Born Died Notes
Peterson, Orin Manfred Feb 27, 1900 Aug 24, 2007 (107) Signed up for US cavalry but did not serve overseas. Enlisted in 1919 according to a letter from his nephew [41] but his WWI Draft Registration Card from 1918 states he enlisted in the third and final draft, September 12, 1918[42], roll 1684110. Lived in Spokane, Washington. [43]

February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ...

Total

  • 31 known veterans of the First World War, and 4 known veterans of the World War I era have so far died in 2007.

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References

  1. ^ "One of Canada's last WWI veterans dies", CBC News, 2007-02-22. Retrieved on 2007-02-22. 
  2. ^ "Dwight Wilson, First World War Veteran Dies At 106", Sunnybrook Health Centre, 2007-05-09. Retrieved on 2007-05-09. 
  3. ^ "Canadian WWI veteran dies at 106", CBC News, 2007-05-09. Retrieved on 2007-05-10. 
  4. ^ Charles Brunier is dead at 105 (French).
  5. ^ Charles Brunier (French).
  6. ^ [1]
  7. ^ Jean Grelaud, l'un des trois derniers poilus est mort. Retrieved on 2007-05-03.
  8. ^ French WWI veteran dies at age 108. Yahoo News. Retrieved on 2007-01-22.
  9. ^ Décès de René Riffaud l'un des derniers "poilus" à l'âge de 108 ans (French). nouvelobs.com. Retrieved on 2007-01-22.
  10. ^ René Riffaud (obituary). Times Online (2007-01-22). Retrieved on 2007-02-01.
  11. ^ Walter Heiman, WWI veteran, dies at 106. St. Louis Post-Dispatch (2007-03-20). Retrieved on 2007-05-15.
  12. ^ Józef Kos ukończył 104 lata (Polish). Wiadomości Sierakowickie. Retrieved on 2007-03-16.
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