Soldier Bereavement Poems

These Soldier Bereavement poems are examples of Bereavement poems about Soldier. These are the best examples of Bereavement Soldier poems written by international poets.


PTSD by JW Nugent
PTSD

My nightmares are violent;
rifle jammed frustratingly dead,
broken stock useless as a club,
only a k-bar knife and free hand
reaching for those darting figures
leaping over my fighting...

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Categories: anger, angst, bereavement, conflict,

Essay On Drums by JW Nugent
	ESSAY ON DRUMS

The drum sounds slowly its cadence
the beat, beat, beat marks a march
and through the air reverberates.

The tramp of a company at quick time,
arms...

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Categories: angst, bereavement, dark, death,



Remembering by JW Nugent
   REMEMBERING

Hot, heat is the first impression,
this is the one that lasts
three hundred and sixty five days.

From the portal of the freedom bird
a...

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Categories: angst, anniversary, bereavement, death,

Premium MemberTHREE PM GOOD FRIDAY by James Edward Lee Sr.
They spat at Him
Lead Him to His grave
Nailed Him to a cross
All though it was lost
This man whom was once the babe
Birth in the town...

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Categories: adventure, bereavement, birth, celebration,

Premium MemberThe Soldier's Death by Emile Pinet
I can smell the coppery scent of blood
and the stench of death, excrement and piss,
a soldier lies dead, his face in the mud.
I mourn the...

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Categories: angst, bereavement, conflict, death,

Freedom's Wall by Johnny Martinez
A young marine proudly stands tall,
studies the names on the black wall.
Traces a steady hand upon a name,
Within his heart feels a burning flame.

Sorrowful eyes...

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Categories: bereavement, dedication, devotion, father,

letter home by carole driver
hi dad hi mom 
just writing a moment to say
the bombing is quiet
it is hot over here today
l am afraid
please don't tell dad
the nights of...

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Categories: abuse, angel, appreciation, bereavement,

Poppabear by Gordon Alexander
This poem is written for a mate’s dad
The family left feeling awfully sad
For their Poppabear passed this week
A better life he tries to seek

A Son,...

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Categories: bereavement, death, death of

MILITARY COP-OUT by Terry Reeves
The armed services think they're autonomous,
after 'Deepcut,' it may no longer be the case;
the man from MI6 paid Colonel Llewellyn a visit,
he informed him that...

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Categories: bereavement, abuse, anti bullying, anxiety,

Premium MemberExpendable for a Cause by Eve Roper
A young man carrying a green duffel bag
over his shoulder shifts when he walks.
Off to war for our country and flag.
No military knowledge with little...

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Categories: bereavement, soldier, war,

Premium MemberRemember Me I Am a Soldier by James Edward Lee Sr.
I'm on my way, to save the day;
On a bus, then on a plane I'm on my way;
to a war to defend an unknown territory
to...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, bereavement, celebration,

Barren fields by Anna Sabrina Tate
I stand upon a barren ground

Where many dying or dead soldiers are found.

Silent cries can be heard all around

Of many a soldier that lay on...

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Categories: anti bullying, bereavement, corruption,

Premium MemberThe Letter by Emile Pinet
The dog’s bark alerts you to the mail
and you rush to the door heart in hand.
For you’re hoping you'll get a letter
nervously twirling your wedding...

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Categories: angst, appreciation, bereavement, emotions,

Cry out my screams by T.I.R.O. JY
The dawn of day breaks the night
Through cigarette smoke there's a hazy light
Cold shivers still remain
Memory of a face still causes pain

Homeward bound, no injuries...

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Categories: bereavement, brother, death, sister,

war and peace by Gail Lewis
Hearts and souls on the front line
Baits in battle to our enemies
Driven to excess emotions of fight and flight
Back to the hum drum of 9-5...

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Categories: analogy, anger, appreciation, bereavement,

Syrian Refugee, To mumma by Georgie Elmer
Mumma please find a new home for me,
Somewhere like Syria before, where I was extremely happy,
I know there were bombs going off permanently,
And I understand...

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Categories: bereavement, abuse, allegory, appreciation, arabic,

My Soldiers Heart by Jaden Henggeler
At 3:55 AM, my soldier wakes up, I know he doesn't want to leave my side
But he is a soldier, it's not a choice we...

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Categories: beautiful, bereavement, best friend,

REST IN PEACE YOUNG SOLDIER by Gordon Alexander
Rest in peace fellow soldier
Your time here is done
When your family are much older
A family member and a son

You gave your life for us all
For...

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Categories: bereavement, courage, military,

BEASTS OF BURDEN by basit lateef
*Beasts of burden*

Then I couldn't grapple the hand
that held onto what I hinged upon
Never 'ld, instead I reached for its head
Mortal-minded, neither soldier nor lord
or...

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Categories: autumn, bereavement, desire, natural

BEASTS OF BURDEN by basit lateef
*Beasts of burden*

Then I couldn't grapple the hand
that held onto what I hinged upon
Never 'ld, instead I reached for its head
Mortal-minded, neither soldier nor lord
or...

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Categories: absence, autumn, bereavement, desire,