How many WW2 veterans are alive ? U.S. forces?


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Rooster Cogburn , Rooster Cogburn, answered

As of this year, according to these statistics , there are only 697,806 U.S. Vets still alive. The number dwindles every year. Good info at this site.

WWII Veterans Statistics - The National WWII Museum

Charles Davis Profile
Charles Davis answered

If I remember correctly the last US WW1 vet died recently

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Charles Davis commented
Wow, I didn't realize it was that long ago, I thought it was only in the last couple of years.
Charles Davis
Charles Davis commented
NICE he was honored, to be buried in Arlington. We need to honor all of our war vets, even those that may not have done something in war, but lasted long enough to help us remember.

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