Last Living WWI Vet Appeals to Congress

The last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I, now 108, appeared before a congressional committee this week calling for a memorial on the National Mall to veterans of the Great War. Find news coverage of Frank Buckles’ Capitol Hill appearance here, here and here. Well done, soldier!

December 3, 2009, appearance of Frank Buckles at Senate hearing on a World War I monument. (VA photo by Robert Turtil) (VA photo by Robert Turtil)

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