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War poets of the VAD

When we talk about the ‘War Poets’, we often picture soldiers. But many poets and writers were active within the Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD). Here are three female war poets, all of whom have a page on Lives of the … Continue reading

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Discovering the war poets

Discover more about the poets of the First World War. Many ‘war poets’ of the First World War are well known. Poems by┬áSiegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen, for example, are widely studied in schools. A great many poets of the … Continue reading

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