War poetry

Poems written about and during wars.

A field of poppies

War of the Spanish Succession edit

Crimean War poetry edit

American Civil War poetry edit

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Individual poems edit

World War One poetry edit

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Collections containing war poetry edit

Individual poems edit

Poetry not contained in any of the above collections

By participants edit

Owen, Wilfred:

Winterbotham, Cyril:

Rosenberg, Isaac

By non-participants edit

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)

Yeats, William Butler

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Other war poetry edit

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Individual poems edit

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 poets edit

List not exhaustive

See also edit