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World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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  • Colonel Joseph Fauntleroy Barnes, US Army (1878 - 1937)
    4010. . (Born D. C.) . . . JOSEPH F. BARNES (Ap'd D. C.) . .17 ( Joseph Fauntleroy Barnes, Born Sept. 15, 1878.) Military History.— Second Lieut., Artillery Corps, Fer. 18. 1901. With Rank From...
  • Major James Mandeville Carlisle, US Army (1879 - 1922)
    James Mandeville Carlisle , B.A. 1901. Born July 30, 1879, in Richmond, Va. Died November 10, 1922, in Washington, D. C. James Mandeville Carlisle was born in Richmond, Va., July 30, 1879, the son ...
  • Albert Edward Rawding (1897 - 1984)
    Lincolnshire Regiment, 8260, Private. Awarded 1915 Star, War and Victory medals. LOTFWW Medal Index Cards findmypast Transcription First name(s) Albert E Last name Rawding Year 1914-20 ...
  • John Irvin Thomas Scallon (1895 - 1972)
    LOTFWW Medal Index Cards Transcription First name(s) John Irvin Thomas Last name Scallon Year 1914-20 Service number - Rank Captain Regiment Hampshire Regiment Service record Rank: Ca...
  • Percy Cox (1895 - 1978)
    Stoker, Royal Navy, service number SS116352, first served 20 Nov 1914, HMS Victory II, last served 6 Oct 1920, HMS Columbine. Also served on HMS Empress of India and HMS Sandhurst. Height 5' 4¾", brown...

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.