Event at Flanders House in New York - screening of Pershing's Last Patriot

Posted on centenarynews.com on 04 November 2014
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Pershing’s Last Patriot, The Story of Frank W. Buckles, America’s Last Veteran of World War I, directed by David DeJonge, is to screen at Flanders House in New York on Thursday, November 13th 2014 at 6.30pm.

This documentary is being shown for Veterans Day, hosted by Flanders House and Geert De Proost, General representative of the Government of Flanders. The documentary depicts the life of Frank Buckles from his early life, to his experience as a prisoner-of-war in Japanese camp during the Second World War.

Attendance needs to be confirmed previously by rsvp-ing to 2012-18@flandershouse.org on a first come first served basis.

For those who cannot make the screening the film will be released online.