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On the Wings of the Morning by Jeffrey Day

Jeffrey Day. Born. 1896 Died 1918. Wrote very little, more considered poetry written from 1917 to 18. Flying a Sopwith Camel, shot down off coast of DUNKIRK, landed on sea, seen surviving but lost, presumed drowned.   I would hesitate to … Continue reading

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Ivor Gurney: Severn & Somme and War’s Embers

Ivor Gurney: Severn & Somme and War’s Embers Two titles re-issued in a single volume,   Edited by R K R Thornton Published by MidNAG and Carcanet Press. 1987    hardback    (original price clipped off) Ivor Gurney  1890-1937 This particular … Continue reading

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