Short Biography of Edmund Blunden

Biography of Edmund Blunden by Anna Fletcher Edmund Charles Blunden, CBE, MC Born: 1 November 1896 in London Died: 20 January 1974 in Long Melford, Suffolk Follow us on twitter Soflay_inc Occupation: poet, critic, journalist, essayist, author, Officer in British Army Edmund Blunden was one of nine children to school-teacherContinue Reading

Siegfried Sassoon Biography

Siegfried Sassoon Short Biography by Anna Fletcher Siegfried Loraine Sassoon, CBE, MC Born: 8 September 1886 in Kent, UK Died: 1 September 1967, buried in Somerset, UK Occupation: English poet, writer, British Army Officer Son of Jewish father, Alfred Ezra Sassoon and Anglo-Catholic mother, Theresa Thornycroft Named after his mother’sContinue Reading