LAST SUR­VIVOR

Cape Breton Post - - FRONT PAGE -

On this date in 2010, John Bab­cock, the last known vet­eran of Canada’s First World War army, died in Sop­kane, Wa., where he had lived since 1932. He was 109. He was the last link to the over 600,000 Cana­di­ans who en­listed to serve.

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