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Wilfred Edward Salter Owen

Lieutenant

Service No. Unknown

Age 25

Died on 4 November 1918

Manchester Regiment

ORS COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Nord, France

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Owen, of "Mahim", Monkmoor Rd., Shrewsbury. Native of Oswestry. Enlisted in The Artists' Rifles in October 1915. Commissioned into the Manchester Regiment in June 1916. Was a poet of repute, although during his lifetime, only a few of his poems appeared in print. The 'Atheneum' of December 1919, nominated Owen's work "Strange Meeting" as the finest of the war.

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Harriet Evans

"Not more complex the millions of the stars Than are the hearts of mortal brothers" Thank you for your service & for your poetry.

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Ida Pauwels

"Mine ancient scars shall not be glorified Nor ly titanic tears the seas be dried." Thank you for everything.

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Jessica Power

I wish I had known you and had a chance to thank you for everything you gave to us who survive you.

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Rose Green

Thank you for the beauty and honesty of your poetry. You will not be forgotten.

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LYNNE HUMPHREY

May God bless you for your loyalty and ultimate sacrifice. Your poetry will always be with us.

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Ethan Alrefai

May you live in our hearts forever.

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william sanders

Thank you for serving our country. We appreciate your efforts and bravery to keep us safe

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Jo Bell

You have helped me more than I could possibly explain. Thank you for your courage, your strength and your poetry.

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tara brown

"The poetry is in the pity" Thank you for your bravery, sacrifice and voice. Your words will live on xxxx

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graeme napier

The poetry is in the pity

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St George's Cathedral, Perth, Western Australia

Lest we forget

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sam field

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Thomas J P Muldoon

You gave unique witness and voice which made me see and feel and understand. You gave your all. Thank you with all my heart.

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Lizzie Harrington

"All a poet can do today is warn."

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Helen McCarron

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Bernadette O'Neill

R.I.P..

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Legion Supporter

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.

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Legion Supporter

Thank God for Wilfred Owen

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Patricia A Mooney

Thank you for challenging "the old lie, dulce et decorum est.....(etc)"

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Legion Supporter

The honesty of your poetry is what makes it so incredible. Thank you for your work and your sacrifice.

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Legion Supporter

The honesty of your poetry is what makes it so incredible. Thank you for your work and your sacrifice.

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Legion Supporter

The honesty of your poetry is what makes it so incredible. Thank you for your work and your sacrifice.

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Legion Supporter

The honesty of your poetry is what makes it so incredible. Thank you for your work and your sacrifice.

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Legion Supporter

The honesty of your poetry is what makes it so incredible. Thank you for your work and your sacrifice.

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Nigel Payne

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.

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Nigel Payne

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

May you live in our hearts forever.

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We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever. Your poems are inspirational Wilfred Owen.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you for your gift to literature and telling the world about the experiences on the first world war

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Legion Supporter

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

I wish I had known you and had a chance to thank you for everything you gave to us who survive you.

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Legion Supporter

lovely poem

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Legion Supporter

Thank you for serving our country. We appreciate your efforts and bravery to keep us safe.

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Thelma Roberts

Thank you for your poetry. God Bless.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you very much for your great efforts to save our country. We will remember you.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you to all who lost their lives to save our countries. You will always be remembered.

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Barry Carpenter

Thank you to all who lost their lives to save our countries. You will always be remembered.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you Wilfred Owen. Your service and your poetry will never be forgotten. RIP. Louise and Lez Morgan New Zealand

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Legion Supporter

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you to all who lost their lives to save our countries. You will always be remembered.

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Legion Supporter

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

We will remember them. Today, Tomorrow, Forever.

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Legion Supporter

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.

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Legion Supporter

Thank you for your searing poetry, your witness, bravery and sacrifice. Requiescat in Pace

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Legion Supporter

May you live in our hearts forever.

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Legion Supporter

May you live in our hearts forever.

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Legion Supporter

May you live in our hearts forever.

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Hana Maney

this is the birthplace of the poet Wilfred Owen, 1893-1918.

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Jill Butler

An incredible war poet.

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James Stewart

Wilfred Owen was killed here, Sambre–Oise Canal, France, 4th November, 1914.

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Abigail Rowlands

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LYNNE HUMPHREY

The man may be with God but his poetry lives on for all generations.

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Ethan Alrefai

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Oliver Nourouzi

Wilfred Owen was a great poet and solider.

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Lizzie Harrington

"All a poet can do today is warn."

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You were a good poet and also a good soldier like many others who kept our country safe without your bravely and many others, we weren't be...

william sanders

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Thanks to my secondary school English teacher, Elizabeth Wadge, for guiding us through our study of Wilfred Owen's poems, the year that they...

Patricia A Mooney

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War poet 2nd Lieutenant Wilfred Owen MC, age 25, The Manchester Regiment, killed in action in France one week before the Armistice; his moth...

Nigel Payne

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Never forget: the English poet Wilfred Owen was killed in action at the age of 25 in 1918 during a British assault on the German-held Sambre...

Nigel Payne

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To a soldier of the great war. I do not know you but I would have liked to have known you. You were a brother in arms with my paternal grand...

Barry Carpenter

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