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World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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  • Sidney Breese Dexter (1897 - 1973)
    World War I Service: Rank: CMC NRF Sn: 134 84 33 Enlisted: 07/15/1917 Discharged: 11/23/1918 "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 2...
  • William Lane (1892 - 1973)
    William Lane was a Rifleman in D Company New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion HMNZT 31 (Troop Ship) WWI, Service number WWI 24/1104. Embarkation details: WW1 09 Oct 1915-22 November 1915 from Wel...
  • Col. Julian Stanley Dexter, USAF (1896 - 1987)
    World War I Service: Rank: PVT 1/C AS Sn: 2545 545 Enlisted: 05/18/1918 Discharged: 12/12/1918 "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940," database, FamilySearch ( :...
  • Thomas Wentworth Peirce (1877 - 1923)
    Earlier marriage to Alice Rogers: THOMAS WENTWORTH PEIRCE Born Topsfield, Mass., Aug. 8, 1877. Parents Thomas Wentworth Peirce, Catherine Cornelia Cook. School Hopkinson's School, Boston,...
  • Thomas Henry Louis (Jombo) Cross (1894 - 1961)
    Military Service History Rank: Corporal Service Number: 16/883 Served in 2nd Māori Contingent, New Zealand Expeditionary Force, New Zealand Pioneer (Māori) Battalion Enlisted: 28 May 1915, Ot...

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)

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.