Last US veteran of WWI turns 109

Discussion in 'World War I' started by Colin1, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. Colin1

    Colin1 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    3,541
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Occupation:
    Engineer and overgrown schoolboy
    Location:
    United Kingdom
  2. RabidAlien

    RabidAlien Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2008
    Messages:
    6,592
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Occupation:
    IT
    Location:
    Hurst, Texas
    #2 RabidAlien, Feb 1, 2010
    Last edited: Feb 1, 2010
    :salute:

    Congress needs to get its collective head outta its collective arse and listen to this man.
    (speaking of heads...there appears to be a severed one floating in the air between Mr. Buckles and the Senator in the top pic...)
     
  3. Thorlifter

    Thorlifter Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2004
    Messages:
    7,987
    Likes Received:
    210
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    IT Nerd
    Location:
    Dallas, Tx Jubail, Saudi Arabia
    :salute:

    It is perplexing how WWI is referred to as "The Great War" but our stupid a$$ congress can't even agree on a freakin memorial to honor these men.
     
  4. DerAdlerIstGelandet

    DerAdlerIstGelandet Der Crew Chief
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2004
    Messages:
    42,012
    Likes Received:
    788
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    A&P - Aircraft Technician
    Location:
    USA/Germany
    :salute:

    Happy Birthday Soldier!
     
  5. v2

    v2 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    6,691
    Likes Received:
    1,560
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cracow
    :salute:

    Happy Birthday Hero!
     
  6. FLYBOYJ

    FLYBOYJ "THE GREAT GAZOO"
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2005
    Messages:
    23,383
    Likes Received:
    884
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Aircraft Maintenance Manager/ Flight Instructor
    Location:
    Colorado, USA
  7. B-17engineer

    B-17engineer Active Member

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2007
    Messages:
    14,953
    Likes Received:
    13
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Occupation:
    model builder
    Location:
    Revis Island.
  8. Gnomey

    Gnomey World Travelling Doctor
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2004
    Messages:
    44,060
    Likes Received:
    657
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Doctor
    Location:
    Portsmouth / Royal Deeside, UK
    Home Page:
  9. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2009
    Messages:
    24,881
    Likes Received:
    754
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Korporate Kontrolleur
    Location:
    South Carolina
  10. Aaron Brooks Wolters

    Aaron Brooks Wolters Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2007
    Messages:
    15,735
    Likes Received:
    343
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Auto Restoration
    Location:
    Abingdon, VA.
    :salute: Happy Birthday sir.:salute:
     
  11. wheelsup_cavu

    wheelsup_cavu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    Messages:
    4,550
    Likes Received:
    46
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    CNC Machinist/Programmer
    Location:
    Corona, California
    Home Page:
    [​IMG]

    For Mr Buckles, my grandfather, and all those that served in that war.


    Wheels
     
Loading...

Share This Page