Signallers

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Manuscript in blue ink with corrections in black pen, signed 'Ivor Gurney'. From manuscript notebook 'GA1'. Written while Gurney was either at Barnwood House asylum, Gloucester (September-December 1922) or Stone House, Dartford, Kent (the City of London Mental Hospital where Gurney stayed from December 1922 until his death). Appears in P.J. Kavanagh's 'Ivor Gurney: Collected Poems' (2004).