Australian Great War Poetry - Men

Australia men during the Great War wrote some very powerful poetry, yet they are still not studied in Australia as much as their English counterparts. It is a rich and wide collection and should be compulsory reading for all Australians who love their country. https://www.facebook.com/australianwarpoetry
Oscar Walters 1889 - 27 Oct 1948 He was born in Victoria.

Oscar Walters 1889 - 27 Oct 1948 He was born in Victoria.

Del M'Cay 8 June 1877 – 19 May 1958 He was born in Castlemaine, Victoria.

Del M'Cay 8 June 1877 – 19 May 1958 He was born in Castlemaine, Victoria.

James D. Burns 1895 – 18 September 1915 ~KIA~ He was born in Geelong, Victoria.

James D. Burns 1895 – 18 September 1915 ~KIA~ He was born in Geelong, Victoria.

Walter A. Gale 22 November 1864 – 27 July 1927 He was born in Dongara - Geraldton - Northampton area, Southwest Western Australia.

Walter A. Gale 22 November 1864 – 27 July 1927 He was born in Dongara - Geraldton - Northampton area, Southwest Western Australia.

Captain James Griffyth Fairfax 15 July 1886–27 January 1976 Born in Sydney, N.S.W.

Captain James Griffyth Fairfax 15 July 1886–27 January 1976 Born in Sydney, N.S.W.

Sydney Bolitho 1889 - 1st May 1919 ~While recovering from injuries he died from tuberculosis~ He was born in Orange, New South Wales

Sydney Bolitho 1889 - 1st May 1919 ~While recovering from injuries he died from tuberculosis~ He was born in Orange, New South Wales

Will Lawson 2 September 1876 – 13 October 1957 He was born in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England (moved to New Zealand in 1880)

Will Lawson 2 September 1876 – 13 October 1957 He was born in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England (moved to New Zealand in 1880)

Leonard Nelson c1864 – c1953 He was born in Melbourne and raised in Kew, Victoria.

Leonard Nelson c1864 – c1953 He was born in Melbourne and raised in Kew, Victoria.

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