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World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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  • Major-General Sir Thomas Henry Symons, KBE, CSI, OBE (1872 - 1948)
    Probate Sir Thomas Henry Symons KBE, CSI. of the Cottage, Church Crookham, Hampshire, died 3 July 1948. Probate Winchester 20 September to Dame Mary Langharne Symons widow. Effects 4895 11s 2d Indi...
  • Harry Arthur French (1878 - 1956)
    Births Jun 1878 French Harry Arthur Hastings 2b 14 No WW1 details found as yet - CJB UNLIKELY References Additional Roster of Crew list a "Harry Arthur French" on page 208 of Full text of ...
  • David Sebastian Broscious (1900 - 1983)
    David Sebastian Broscious attended the University of Pennsylvania. He served in the US Army during World War I.
  • Philip Collins (1898 - 1978)
    Philip was a clerk and enlisted in 1916 age 18 for short service with the 14th Battalion of the London Regiment. He was discharged from the Army on the 18th July 1919 age 21.
  • Lendon Collins (1880 - 1961)
    British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription First name(s) Lendon Last name Collins Service number 331784 Regiment Royal Engineers Unit / Battalion Inland Waterways & Docks Event ...

Veterans and Survivors of World War I

Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009

This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project.

veteran - noun

  1. - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a veteran of many sports competitions.
  2. - a person who has served in a military force, especially one who has fought in a war:

For the fallen there is another project: World War I - Casualties

See also World War I - The Last Veterans (Global)

Please link any relevant GENi profiles to this project.

If you have interesting anecdotes, information or details you would like to share here please do - you will need to join the project to do so.