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Posted on May 5, 2011 in History News

Last Combat Veteran of World War I Dies

By Armchair General

Claude Stanley Choules, the last known combat veteran of the Great War, died in Perth, Western Australia. He was also a veteran of World War II.

Florence Green, who served as a waitress in the Women’s Royal Air Force, is now the last known Briton to have served in World War I.

Click here to read a report on MSNBC.

Click here to read an earlier article about the naval veteran in Perth Now.