FRANK WOODRUFF BUCKLES






Frank Buckles is the lone survivor from World War I. Frank enlisted in WWI at the age of sixteen in the US Army. He returned to the United Staes as a Corporal. After having been a soldier durring WWI he became a purser on the ship Western World where his travils led him to Manila where he was captured as a civilian by the Japanese and became a prisoner of war in WWII. Today Frank is the last of the doughboys of WWI. Read his remarkable story!





Frank Buckles...the last of the last.


Frank Buckles Honored
Laid To Rest

Transcribed, Formatted and Sumitted by Linda Flowers

This Page Created November 2, 2010
Copyrighted 2010-   Linda Flowers 
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