BirthdayJune 17, 1898

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Harry Patch

    Full name: Harry Patch
    Also known as: Harry Patch, Henry John Patch, Patch, Henry John, Patch, Harry
    Professions: Soldier, last survivor of World War I
    Work: Oldest living man in Europe

  2. Harry Patch Death information

    Died: Saturday, 25th of July, 2009 (Age: 111)

  3. Harry Patch Biography

    Henry John "Harry" Patch (17 June 1898 – 25 July 2009), dubbed in his latter years "the Last Fighting Tommy", was a British supercentenarian, briefly the oldest man in Europe and the last surviving soldier known to have fought in the trenches of the First World War. Patch was, with Claude Choules and Florence Green, one of the last three surviving British veterans of the First World War and, along with Frank Buckles and John Babcock, one of the last known five veterans worldwide.At the time of his death, aged 111 years, 1 month, 1 week and 1 day, Patch was the verified third-oldest man in the world, the 23rd oldest man in Europe and the 77th oldest man ever.

  4. Harry Patch Family

    Spouse: Doris Whittaker
    Childrens: Roy, Dennis

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