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World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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  • Admiral Sir Victor Alexander Charles Crutchley, VC, KCB, DSC, DL (1893 - 1986)
    Admiral Sir Victor Alexander Charles Crutchley VC, KCB, DSC, DL (2 November 1893 – 24 January 1986) Senior Royal Navy officer during the Second World War and a First World War recipient of the Victoria...
  • Cpl. Arthur L. Jacobs (1895 - 1973)
    Arthur L. Jacobs served in the US Army during World War I in Company "E" 54th Infantry Regiment, 12th Infantry Brigade, 6th Infantry Division. He enlisted on 2 May 1918 and was released on 17 Jun 1919....
  • Alfred Maurice Toye (1897 - 1955)
    Brigadier Alfred Maurice Toye VC MC (15 April 1897, Aldershot – 6 September 1955, Tiverton, Devon) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross Born 15 April 1897 Aldershot, Hampshire ...
  • Gordon Charles Steele (1892 - 1981)
    Gordon Charles Steele Born 1 November 1891 Exeter, Devon, England Died 4 January 1981 (aged 89) Winkleigh, Devon, England Buried All Saint's New Cemetery, Winkleigh ...
  • George Thomas Dorrell, VC (1880 - 1971)
    Still researching - CJB Parents probably Marriages Sep 1878 Butcher Emma Kensington 1a 243 Dorrell Thomas Kensington 1a 243

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.