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Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy Biography | Poet

Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy Biography. Read biographical information including facts, poetic works, awards, and the life story and history of Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy. This short biogrpahy feature on Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy will help you learn about one of the best famous poet poets of all-time.


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Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy, MC (27 June 1883 – 8 March 1929), was an Anglican priest and poet. He was nicknamed 'Woodbine Willie' during World War I for giving Woodbine cigarettes along with spiritual aid to injured and dying soldiers.