Tag Archives: Wilfred Owen

Words of endurance: Memoirs of an Infantry Officer

This is one of a series about memoirs, novels, and poems authored by combatants of the First World War. All page numbers below refer to Siegfried Sassoon, Memoirs of an Infantry Officer.┬áNew York: Penguin Classics, 2013. Embedded within the pages … Continue reading

Posted in British History, History, Military History | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Words of endurance: Poems of Wilfred Owen

This is one of a series about memoirs, novels, and poems authored by combatants of the First World War. This is a short selection of poems by Wilfred Owen, who served as second lieutenant in the 2nd Manchesters. After suffering … Continue reading

Posted in British History, History, Military History, World War I | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments