26 October 2018 — 16 December 2018
Weston Library Information desk - 01865 277094
As the Armistice bells were ringing on 11 November 1918, Wilfred Owen’s parents received a telegram informing them that their son had been killed in action, one of 17 million casualties of the War to end all Wars. To commemorate this centenary the Bodleian is displaying a selection of original manuscripts, photographs and family possessions from the Library’s unique Owen archive.
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
Wilfred Owen an Illustrated Life is also available to purchase from the Bodleian Shop.
Admission free.Displays; Free events