War 100-year-old war veteran crosses the Dutch Waal again By Heathcliff Peters - November 1, 2017 0 721 Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp In 1944 he left the Waal at Nijmegen in an old boat and today, 100-year-old James Megellas will do that again. This time he only walks over a bridge. Sorry! This part of content is hidden behind this box because it is for members only. Why not take this chance to become a member?