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Nigeria’s Oldest Surviving World War II Soldier Dies At 101

 

The oldest surviving soldier of the Nigerian Army, Pa Adama Aduku is useless.

The World War II veteran died on Tuesday at age 101.

The information of his dying was introduced on Wednesday by the Nigerian Army on their official Twitter deal with, @HQNigerianArmy

According to the publish by the Nigerian Army, his dying was introduced by certainly one of his relations on the Whatsapp platform of the Director Defence Information Defence Headquarters information platform early this morning.

Born 1918, to a peasant farmer at Abejukolo-Ife, at Omaha Local Government Area of Kogi State, Aduku joined the military in 1945.

Aduku, on December 31, 2018, was introduced with an award of excellence by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, given to him by the Nigerian military.

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