General later field marshal Haig. Sent a MILLON men and some woman, a nurse, was killed by a shell, three miles from the Pascndel front line. The empire rounded up the numbers killde to a million dead World War One ending. Aprosemley 3 - 4 millon wounded


General Haig HAD ten thousand men
some times - many times
The butcher Haige!
He ordered the ten thousand over the top
and three thousand
one hundred and forty-three
staggered back!
Six thousand and
eight hundred and fifty-seven men
maimed and dead
minds shot away
other blown to smidgens
there were some In The Bag - P O W'S

ken d williams

The Dyslexic Wordsmith

Poetry by ken d williams The PoetBay support member heart!
Read 138 times
Written on 2017-07-29 at 15:25

dott Save as a bookmark (requires login)
dott Write a comment (requires login)
dott Send as email
dott Print text

Bob The PoetBay support member heart!
the way of the world