'The Last Laugh' by Wilfred Owen: Finish
Wilfred Owen returned to France in the summer of 1918 in time for the great British advance against the Germans. On the 4th November, only a week before the war ended, he was killed leading his men as they attacked across a canal. He is buried, along with his soldiers, in Ors cemetery in France.
His mother received the news of his death on the 11th November, the day the war ended.
'The Last Laugh' by Wilfred Owen
A brief introduction to Wilfred Owen's poem 'The Last Laugh' with questions on the poem, and a look at how it was written.
Created by Stuart Lee.