Last World War I combat vet dies in A...

Last World War I combat vet dies in Australia

There are 2 comments on the Chattanooga Times Free Press story from May 6, 2011, titled Last World War I combat vet dies in Australia. In it, Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that:

The last known combat veteran of World War I was defiant of the tolls of time, a centenarian who swam in the sea, twirled across dance floors, and published his first book at 108.

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“NO ANZUS”

Since: Nov 10

Southern California

#1 May 6, 2011


My God! What a life! I want to hug him. Say thank you. But I'm thinkin Australia. Jesus He saw Australia fight the noble fight in WW1 only to see Australia today, shit on America, cheer Julian Assange and mourn Osama. Poor guy. At 110 wonder what he was thinkin at his dying breath. Shit, I put my balls on the line for Australia. What a waste.
Hello

Surrey Hills, Australia

#2 May 6, 2011
Mr Humbert wrote:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =kEChmRDsuOcXX
My God! What a life! I want to hug him. Say thank you. But I'm thinkin Australia. Jesus He saw Australia fight the noble fight in WW1 only to see Australia today, shit on America, cheer Julian Assange and mourn Osama. Poor guy. At 110 wonder what he was thinkin at his dying breath. Shit, I put my balls on the line for Australia. What a waste.
He gambled his life for England not AUS it is an english war in 1914

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