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Cyriel Barbary
Cyriel Barbary
Birth: 4 August 1899
Klerken, West Flanders, Belgium
Death: 16 September 2004
Detroit, Michigan, USA
Age: 105 years, 43 days
Country: BelgiumBELUnited StatesUSA
Centenarian

Cyrillus-Camillus Barbary (4 August 1899 – 16 September 2004) was a Belgian centenarian and the last known Belgian veteran of the First World War.

Biography

Barbary was born in Klerken, West Flanders, Belgium on 4 August 1899. He served on the Western Front in the 2nd Regiment of the Line for the last months of the war, between May 1918 and January 1919. He emigrated to the United States with his wife Emma in 1923.

Barbary died in Detroit, Michigan, USA in 16 September 2004 at the age of 105 years, 43 days.[1][2]

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