August 2, 1900|
Medveđa, Kingdom of Serbia (now Serbia)
|Died||June 23, 2004
Medveđa, Serbia and Montenegro (now Serbia)
|Allegiance||Kingdom of Serbia|
|Battles/wars||World War I
World War II
Legion of Honor
Aleksa Radovanović (August 2, 1900 – June 23, 2004) was the last of Salonika front veterans alive and president of Association of the warriors from 1912 to 1920.
Radovanović was born on August 2, 1900, in Marići near Medveđa (in modern southern Serbia). At the age of fifteen he volunteered and joined the group of vojvoda (duke) Kosta Vojnović. In early October 1914, he was wounded while fighting Bulgarian troops. He participated in the Albanian golgotha, Salonika front and struggles for liberation of Serbia and other Serbian lands.
He died on 23 June 2004 and was buried in his birth village.