Monday, February 01, 2010

Happy Birthday, Frank Buckles!

Last U.S. veteran of World War I turns 109 - CNN.com: "The last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I, former Cpl. Frank Buckles, turns 109 on Monday and is still hoping for a national memorial in Washington for his comrades.

Buckles is expected to deliver remarks during a quiet celebration Monday afternoon at his home in Charles Town, West Virginia."

2 comments:

  1. We certainly should have a memorial for WWI vets. Happy birthday, Cpl. Buckles!

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  2. Jerry House5:25 PM

    All wars are terrible; that one was more terrible than most. Thank you for your service, Mr. Buckles.

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