The Making of “Pershing’s Last Patriot”#1529

Season 15 Episode 21 | 26m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Corporal Frank Woodruff Buckles was 110-years old when he passed away in 2011. He was America’s last surviving World War I veteran. His life’s story from service in World War I France to Japanese capture during World War II are documented by West Michigan photographer David DeJonge in the documentary, “Pershing’s Last Patriot: The Frank Buckles Story.”

Aired: 11/13/15

Rating: NR

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