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Memorial to the poets of the First World War
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Memorial stone for the poets of World War I. Those memorialised on the stone are: Richard Aldington B.1892 D.1962., Laurence Binyon B.1869 D.1945., Edmund Blunden B.1896 D.1974., Rupert Brooke B.1887 D.1915., Wilfrid Gibson B.1878 D.1962., Robert Graves B.1895 D.1985., Julian Grenfell B.1888 D.1915., Ivor Gurney B.1890 D.1937., David Jones B.1895 D.1974., Robert Nichols B.1893 D.1944., Wilfred Owen B.1893 D.1918., Siegefried Sassoon B.1886 D.1967., Charles Sorley B.1895 D.1915 and Edward Thomas B.1878 D.1917. The stone was unveiled on the 11th November, 1985 by the poet Ted Hughes. 
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
Greater London, England
Plot: Poets Corner
 
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Record added: Dec 20, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 19133
Memorial to the poets of the First World War
Added by: Kieran Smith
 
Memorial to the poets of the First World War
Added by: Kieran Smith
 
Memorial to the poets of the First World War
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- Rose
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
I visited this memorial in November 2010. Thanks to these poets, who left us with words to ponder, about the horrors of war.
- Pat Finnegan
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
for Wilfred Owen:"What passing-bells for these who die as cattle? "Indeed. Indeed.
- a lover
 Added: Oct. 31, 2013
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