Margaret Postgate Cole

Margaret Postgate Cole is an English poet who wrote detective stories and her husband, including The Death of a Millionaire and Burglars in Bucks. She also wrote a biography of her husband, G. D. H. Cole. 

The Veteran

‘The Veteran’ by Margaret Postgate Cole is an anti-war poem. It uses an encounter with a young veteran to speak on the damages war can inflict. 

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