Last Surviving U.S. Veteran of World War I Laid to Rest 3/15/2011

The nation is saying farewell Tuesday to the last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I.

President Obama and Vice President Biden made an unscheduled stop at Arlington National Cemetery to honor Army Cpl. Frank Buckles, whose body was laying in honor inside the chapel at the cemetery.

Buckles will be buried with […]

Frank Buckles, Last American Veteran of World War I, Dies at 110

Theunis Bates AOL News 2/28/2010

Frank Buckles receives the French Legion of Honor, left, on Oct. 7, 2008, at age 107. He had enlisted in the U.S. Army, right, in 1917 at the age of 16./Getty Images

Frank Buckles, the last known surviving American veteran of World War I, a onetime Missouri farm […]