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Subject: It's hard to believe that reportedly 1,000 WWII vets die DAILY.

Are there really that many left?
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Date Posted: Sunday, November 10, 10:13:29pm
In reply to: This is the beginning of the end of "the greatest generation". 's message, "99% of the remaining 400,000 living WWII veterans will be gone in the coming decade, that begins in just 7 weeks." on Sunday, November 10, 10:04:50pm

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The Dept. of Veteran's Affairs just updated their numbers yesterday. There are 389,292 WWII veterans living with 294 dying per day as of September 30, 2019. (NT)Last year there were 496,777 living with 348 dying per day.Sunday, November 10, 11:13:47pm

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