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Old 25 September 2007, 07:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Morgaine View Post
I don't know that I'd say 'quite a few'. According to wikipedia there are only 10 total in the US (& 2 of those claims are unverified) & only 35 total in the entire world. The last US woman to serve in WWI died earlier this year.

I can't find an accurate count of WWII veterans but I know they are dying at a very fast rate.
Well I consider 3-4 to be a few, so 35 is quite a few in my book. I was amazed that there were ANY surviving WWI veterans, nevermind 35.
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