Siegfried Sassoon

Siegfried Sassoon was born on 8th September 1886, in Matfield, Kent, England, in a Gothic-style mansion named after its builder, Harrison Weir. Read more about Siegfried Sassoon here.

Suicide in the Trenches

‘Suicide in the Trenches’ is an incredibly tragic poem. Siegfried Sassoon explores the mental deterioration of a young soldier in the trenches of WW1 and his suicide.

Suicide in the Trenches Poem by Siegfried Sassoon Visual Representation

The Rear Guard

Read Siegfried Sassoon’s ‘The Read Guard’ with a complete summary, analysis, and context to the war poem, about a soldier’s journey.

The Rear Guard by Siegfried Sassoon Visual Representation
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