Claude Choules
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Last WWI veteran Claude Choules dies at 110

The world's last known combat veteran of World War I, Claude Stanley Choules, has died in Australia aged 110.

Known by his comrades as Chuckles, British-born Mr Choules joined the Royal Navy at the age of 16.

The BBC's Robert Hall looks back at his life.

  • 05 May 2011