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Last American WWI vet calls for memorial

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The daughter of America's last surviving World War I veteran on Wednesday called for construction of a monument to those who served in that war to be built in Washington, D.C. Susannah Buckles Flanagan said she was speaking for her father 109-year-old Frank Buckles during a pre-Veterans Day address at Cantigny Park in Wheaton.
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