America’s oldest veteran is Richard Overton who was 109-years-old when this video was filmed by National Geographic. He celebrated three more birthdays before passing at 112 years old. He was born on May 11, 1906, and has lived in the same house since 1945. This cigar-smoking Veteran lived longer than most of us could imagine. His Overton diet included multiple cups of coffee and butter pecan ice cream. His secrets to life aren’t complicated with an attitude of Never Give Up!