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Owen, Wilfred Edward Salter (1893-1918), poet

Jon Stallworthy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37828
Owen, Wilfred Edward Salter (1893-1918), poet


Owen, Wilfred Edward Salter (1893-1918), poet, was born at Plas Wilmot, near Oswestry, Shropshire, on 18 March 1893, the eldest of the three sons and one daughter of Thomas (Tom) Owen (1862-1931), railway clerk, of Plas Wilmot, and his wife, (Harriett) Susan (1867-1942), daughter of Edward Shaw JP, ironmonger and ...

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