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UK's oldest veteran on WW1


At the age of 112, Britain's oldest WW1 veteran, Henry Allingham, has dedicated the time he has left to telling his story as a tribute to the millions who died.

Robert Hall reports.

"The Last Volunteer" will be broadcast on the BBC News Channel on Saturday November 1st at 0530 and 2130 and on Sunday November 2nd at 1430.


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