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Rene Moreau, 108; fought in World War I

BORDEAUX, France -- Rene Moreau, one of seven remaining French soldiers who fought in World War I, died Wednesday, a veterans association said. He was 108.

Veterans were expected to attend a funeral for Mr. Moreau yesterday in the town of Angouleme, where he died, the French regional office for war veterans said. Mr. Moreau was born Sept. 8, 1897, and was drafted in 1916.

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