Seumas Milne: David Cameron wants to turn the first world war into a focus of national pride. That should be resisted every step of the way
Florence Green, the world's last known veteran of the First World War, has died in England at the age of 110, the care home where she lived said Tuesday.
Known to his comrades as Chuckles, British-born Mr Choules joined the Royal Navy at 15 and went on to serve on HMS Revenge.
Soldiers of the soil were canadian school students pulled out of school to farm in place of the men we sent overseas. The brothers of the poor picking up slack early to keep their kin fed and fighting for the rich. I'm bored of wolffe's posts so I figure I'd get him to argue in another
Claude Choules, who served in Britain's Royal Navy in WWI and the Australian navy in World War II, will celebrate his birthday on March 3 with family at Gracewood Hostel in Salter Point.
World War I Gallery
HARRY Patch, the last soldier to fight in the trenches of Europe during World War I, has died at the age of 111.
AUSTRALIA'S oldest man and last remaining World War I Digger Jack Ross has died, aged 110.
WW1 era battleship