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War poetry
Poems written about and during wars.
A field of poppies

War of the Spanish SuccessionEdit

Crimean War poetryEdit

American Civil War poetryEdit

World War One poetryEdit


Collections containing war poetryEdit

Individual poemsEdit

Poetry not contained in any of the above collections

By participantsEdit

Owen, Wilfrid:

Winterbotham, Cyril:

By non-participantsEdit

Coates, Florence Earle:

Howard, Robert Ervin:

Kipling, Rudyard:

Mastin, Florence Ripley:

Newbolt, Henry:

Orwell, George:

Phelps, Arthur L.:

  • "Old War" in A Treasury of War Poetry (2nd Series)


Other war poetryEdit


Individual poemsEdit

Cameron, George Frederick:

Coates, Florence Earle:

America ("Thy children are inspired by thee")
To the Returning Brave (as "Welcome" in Mine and Thine)
Memorial Ode

Landon, Letitia Elizabeth

Newbolt, Henry:

Woods, William Hervey:

War poetsEdit

List not exhaustive

See alsoEdit