Edward Thomas: Letter from Bronwyn Thomas to her father
Letter from Bronwyn Thomas to her father
Another thing that influenced a child's experience of the war and a parent's absence could be there age. Thomas's children were still young when he enlisted. Consider this letter from his daughter Bronwyn. What could it mean to a soldier in camp or at the front to receive letters from his children?
This tutorial traces the wartime experience of the poet Edward Thomas, with particular emphasis on the effects of the First World War on families and children.
Created by A Miller.