Posts Tagged ‘cannon fodder’

Speed glum heroes up the line to death

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

My grandfather fought a war, but he despised war and all the arms dealers, profiteers and politicians who engineer it. See my 2009 Remembrance Day post about his landing in Normandy, France on D-Day here.

Today I just wanted to post two of my favourite war poems. They are anti-war poems by poets who had also been soldiers, one in each of the World Wars.

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