Frank Buckles holds a special distinction within the ranks of all veterans. At 109 years old, he is the oldest living American veteran. Having served as an ambulance driver in WWI, Frank earned multiple awards for his service including the World War I Victory Medal, the Army of Occupation of Germany Medal and was awarded the Légion d'honneur by former French president Jacques Chirac. Take a moment to honor our veterans today no matter what age or station.