|Birth:||25 February 1897?|
Karlivka, Russian Empire (now Ukraine)
|Death:||26 December 2008|
|Age:||111 years, 305 days?|
Mikhail Efimovich Krichevsky [Ukrainian: Михайло Юхимович Кричевський] (25 February 1897? – 26 December 2008) was a Ukrainian supercentenarian claimant who is currently unverified.
At the time of his death, he was the last surviving World War I veteran of the Imperial Russian Army. Krichevsky was mobilized into the army in 1917 and was sent to the Southwestern Front, becoming an engineer. After the October Revolution he returned home, where he settled and lived in Donetsk in 1946.
- ↑ Последний в мире ветеран Первой мировой живет в Донецке (фото) Donbass News. 22 February 2009
- ↑ Oldest known Ukrainian Jew dies at 111 Jewish Telegraphic Agency. 5 January 2009