Dead Man's Dump

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Second page of third Typescript with title in pencil. Page two contains 7 unused lines with corrections from two previous typescripts, then 48-79. The second page is numbered in pencil, and is worn and muddy. Isaac Rosenberg was transferred to the 40th Division Works Battalion in January 1917, meaning that part of his responsibility was taking wire up to the line at night.