Wilfred Owen, 1893-1918

Chapter 34 Assignment
Owen went to fight in France in 1916. He was wounded March 19, 1917 and again on May 1. He was hospitalized until the summer of 1918 when he was judged fit to return to the Front. He was killed on November 4, 1918, one week before the signing of the Armistice. The story goes that his parents received the news of their son's death as the church bells were ringing out the victory.
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