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Past winners 2015

2015 finalists

Listen to the 2015 finalists of our Lest We Forget poetry competition. The poets read their verse in the World War One Sanctuary as part of our Anzac Day commemorative programme.

11 and under

The Mouse in the Trenches

by Emma Cook, age 10.


by Lea Nova Tisch, age 10.

The Two Realities of War

by Sean Starr, age 9.

Dur Yolcu (To a Traveller)

by Necmettin Halil Onan, read by Neva Solak

12 – 17 years

Unknown Soldier

by Harriet Salmon, age 13.

Over 18 years old

Foreign Soil

by Gemma Morgan.

Poem of All War

by Lincoln Jacques, age 45.

Indian Singh

by Mr M V Fabiyas, age 40.

My Father’s War

by Elizabeth McRae, age 78.