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us: Harvey, F. W. (Frederick William), 1888-1957

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  • Fuller Name

    • Frederick William
  • Variants

    • us: Harvey, Frederick William, 1888-1957
    • us: Harvey, Will, 1888-1957
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1888-03-26
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1957-02-13
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Gloucestershire (England)
    • Birth Place

        Hartpury (England)
    • Death Place

        Yorkley (England)
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Poetry
          (lcsh) War poetry
            (lcsh) Law
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Poets
                (lcsh) Lawyers
            • Sources

              • found: nuc89-2051: His Collected poems 1912-1957, 1983 (hdg. on MnU rept.: Harvey, F. W. (Frederick William), 1888-1957; usage: F.W. Harvey)
              • found: His A Gloucestershire lad at home and abroad, 1988: t.p. (F.W. Harvey)
              • found: The lost novel of F.W. Harvey, 2014: biog. note (Frederick William Harvey, known as Will to family and friends; born 26 March 1888 in Hartpury, Gloucestershire; qualified as a solicitor in 1912; began to practice law though he never fully embraced the vocation; enlisted at the outbreak of the First World War; published various collections of poetry, and memoirs of his POW years titled "Comrade in captivity"; died 13 February 1957)
              • found: Wikipedia, 18 Jan. 2016: under F.W. Harvey (Frederick William Harvey DCM, born 26 March 1888, died 13 February 1957, often known as Will Harvey, and dubbed "the Laureate of Gloucestershire", was an English poet, broadcaster, and solicitor whose poetry became popular during and after World War I)
              • found: F.W. Harvey Society website, 18 Jan. 2016 (Frederick William Harvey; born 1888 in Hartpury, Gloucestershire, died 1957 in Yorkley, Gloucestershire; achieved fame as a War Poet, his first verses having been written while he served in the Great War; Will Harvey was known as 'The Laureate of Gloucestershire')
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