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Frank Woodruff Buckles
Birth: Feb. 1, 1901
Bethany
Harrison County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 2011
Charles Town
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA

United States World War I Soldier. The last United States veteran of World War I. He enlisted at the age of 16 in 1917 and served until 1920. He was stationed in England and France where he drove ambulances. In the 1940s he was a civilian employee of a shipping company in the Philippines when the Japanese seized control of the islands. He was held prisoner by the Japanese for three years. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Clark Buckles (1857 - 1952)
  Theresa Jane Keown Buckles (1859 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Audrey Mayo Buckles (1920 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 34 Site 579-A
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Jun 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27677330
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From one Harrison County, Missouri native born to another. Thank you Sir for your service to our country. Rest in His loving care my honored friend.
- Louise Taraba
 Added: Nov. 10, 2014
Thank you, Sir.
- Tom Carroll
 Added: Nov. 10, 2014

- LawBaby
 Added: Oct. 23, 2014
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