Elegy of a Common Soldier


Elegy of a Common Soldier and Other Poems by Dennis B. Wilson

125 pages. ISBN: 978-1908842008. Published 5th September 2012.

"The reflections of an ordinary soldier, of any nationality, temporarily withdrawn from the front line to an area of comparative peace, in any of the wars to which unwilling Mankind has been subjected by the ambitions, greed or stupidity of his rulers."

The poems in this volume were written by Dennis B. Wilson between 1937 and the present day.

Available from Blurb for £19.99, plus postage.


Read an article by William Cook in The Daily Mail, Thursday 8th November 2012: War poet, 91, gets book deal 68 years after scribbling verse in his pocket book during D-Day landings