WW1 poet Ledwidge on new Irish stamp

Nationalist who returned to front to die at Ypres in 1917 Ireland’s postal service, An Post, has issued a stamp commemorating the centenary of the death of soldier and poet Francis Ledwidge, The Poet of the Blackbirds. The €1 stamp features a portrait of the Co Meath poet and incorporates a photograph of a blackbird … Continue reading WW1 poet Ledwidge on new Irish stamp