Sunday, 13 January 2019 Family and friends gathered in Austin, Texas, to say goodbye to Richard Overton. He was America's oldest known veteran who died at the age of 112. He fought in World War II and served in Pearl Harbor.
The nation's oldest World War II veteran has died at 112. Richard Overton, who credited his longevity to whiskey and cigars, passed away in his hometown of Austin, Texas, after a battle with pneumonia,..
CNN reports Richard Overton died Thursday afternoon at the age of 112.
Overton was America's oldest World War II veteran and the oldest man in the United States.
He was a longtime resident of Austin,..