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Soldier Poems | Poems About Soldiers

Soldier Poems. Below are examples of poems about soldiers. This list of poetry about soldiers is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of soldier poems or a list of soldier poetry. These examples show what soldier poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of soldier and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Concreate Foundation, Founded and Created Cons jones, aunna Rhyme celebrity, character, for children, soldier,
broken-hearted wife's goodbye Trejo, Michael Rhyme absence, anxiety, heartbreak, longing, soldier, wife,
The Combat Medic Marinelli, Rocco I do not know? anger, anxiety, death, mental soldier,
Premium Member Poem A Love No Greater Elliott, Regina ABC soldier, war,
Shadowknight F., J. I. Thomas Sonnet dark, fantasy, myth, nature, soldier,
Premium Member Poem Wounded Soldier Lee Sr., James Edward Light Poetry absence, appreciation, assonance, freedom, soldier,
MILITARY COP-OUT Reeves, Terry Prose abuse, anti bullying, anxiety, soldier,
Premium Member Poem Christian Elliott, Regina Acrostic bereavement, christian, soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem The Nature of War Thompson, Janis Rhyme soldier, war,
The Welcome Billheimer, Clarence Rhyme soldier,
The Unknown Confederate taylor, R. e. Free verse death, hero, military, soldier,
Bessie Shaw, Indiana Couplet soldier, war,
Is this what we really do JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse abuse, anger, appreciation, betrayal, soldier, sorry,
Borodino part 2 Lyrewing, Serge Heroic Couplets anger, courage, fire, military, soldier,
The Arc Sentients of Liberty Y., S.K. Rhyme fate, holocaust, independence day, soldier, truth,
Endurance Kashmala Kiran, Aliza Free verse cheer up, dedication, encouraging, soldier, strength,
Sicut Miles Christi Foli, Gideon Quatrain bible, christian, courage, soldier, spiritual, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem The Carpenters Smith, Gary Rhyme soldier, war, world war
The World Will Never Know Spring, Kami Free verse boyfriend, deep, depression, for soldier,
There Was No Choice Cranney, Damian Vogon soldier, war, world war
Premium Member Poem 30 YEARS ANNIVERSARY Alexander, Gordon Free verse anniversary, military, soldier,
I'm Alive Oliva, Shasta Free verse death, deep, destiny, freedom, soldier, teenage,
Premium Member Poem Soldiers Play Cards Night and Day Anderson, John Free verse soldier, war,
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Premium Member Poem West Berlin Halliday, Mark J. Haibun history, memory, places, soldier, travel,
Premium Member Poem Johnny's Story Loo, Laura Rhyme soldier,
Premium Member Poem To Vietnam Veterans Thompson, Janis Quatrain soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Going Against Instinct Robinson Jr., Freddie Enclosed Rhyme dark, science fiction, soldier, visionary,
the one about the trophy Guthrie, J-Mag Senryu soldier, symbolism, war,
Premium Member Poem There is no heroism in war lawless, John Free verse soldier, war,
The Soldier's Request Welch, David Rhyme courage, freedom, military, patriotic, soldier, vanity, war,
The Iron Bride Khan, Onaiza Personification allegory, philosophy, psychological, soldier, violence, war, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem they can't find home CRESSWELL, PATRICIA Free verse soldier,
Another Life Babbit, DM Carpe Diem soldier,
Premium Member Poem Repost King Midas Golden Touch Jay, G. I do not know? soldier, war,
Innocence cries JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse baby, child, cry, daughter, soldier, world war ii,
War March Walker, Andrew Free verse soldier, war,
Heart of Darkness in the Valley of Light Bard, The Moustached Rhyme soldier, solitude, war, winter,
Premium Member Poem Out of Trenches Shaw, Kevin Rhyme conflict, courage, death, feelings, soldier, world war i,
To The Last Devenish, Graham I do not know? adventure, epic, father son, soldier, war,
Ah, Unpraised Soldier Crisci, Andrew Haiku america, emotions, hero, identity, soldier, veterans day,
Premium Member Poem Sgt Shultz Defense Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative soldier, war,
It's in the woods JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse soldier, time, war,
Premium Member Poem Youth Frozen Forever Bose, David Free verse soldier, world war ii,
INSIDE D DAY Arribas, John Rhyme anniversary, history, men, military, soldier, war, world war
Premium Member Poem The War In My Mind Rebstock, Shirley Free verse soldier, war, world war
THE SONG THAT SOLVES IT ALL Black, Adam Free verse adventure, anger, blessing, gospel, soldier,
Premium Member Poem The War Unseen Barden, Gregory R Quatrain soldier, tribute, war,
A gunshot away Bursey, DC Rhyme soldier,
Premium Member Poem Expendable for a Cause Roper, Eve Quatrain soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Remember Me I Am a Soldier Lee Sr., James Edward Ballad adventure, appreciation, bereavement, bio, soldier, veterans day,
The Soldier Forth, Adam Imagism best friend, bird, depression, soldier, suicide,
A Pleasant Walk on the Beach Grappel, Robert Didactic soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Mad world Pett, Roy Sonnet soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem It was in the Army Moore, Bob Rhyme soldier,
A Lonely Soldier's Night Billheimer, Clarence Rhyme soldier,
THE SOLDIERS' MARCH Agarwala, Amar Ode soldier,
Premium Member Poem My Hero Connor Loo, Laura Quatrain soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Priest Doctor Robinson Jr., Freddie Rhyme death, perspective, religious, soldier,
Special Forces JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse soldier,
Premium Member Poem NAMELESS HEROES REMEMBERED ALLISON, JAN Nonet soldier, war,
Remember Us Shai, Shadoe I do not know? death, remembrance day, soldier, war,
Could Be Thomas, Robyn Rhyme character, community, corruption, freedom, soldier, tribute,
Premium Member Poem Broken Soldiers Thompson, Janis Rhyme soldier,
When He Can't Sleep Gagliardi, Annette Free verse assonance, family, grandmother, love, soldier, war,
A Soldier Just For You Billheimer, Clarence Rhyme soldier,
Dead Ready JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse confusion, cry, death, repetition, soldier, world war i,
Premium Member Poem Rainbow Colored Camouflage Anderson, John Narrative soldier,
To My Grave Lanier, Bo Free verse soldier, song,
Premium Member Poem Death of Martin Alexander, Gordon Free verse death, history, ireland, military, soldier, truth,
A Senryu On Suffering Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Senryu soldier,
Was that worth what we had to bring JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse soldier, sorrow, world war
Premium Member Poem Basically, the Same Thing Dupins, PoetPrentice Cinquain patriotic, peace, school, soldier, truth, voice, war,
Tribute Soliders Scruggs, Autumn Free verse soldier,
Troops Scruggs, Autumn Free verse soldier,
The Warrior Poet Sarian, Aram Rhyme angel, courage, destiny, faith, soldier, truth,
WORLD WAR I REVISITED Arribas, John Rhyme conflict, horror, military, patriotic, soldier, war, world war
Premium Member Poem A Threat To The Regime Parise, Rick Haibun soldier, strength, war, women,
On Fields of Strife Forsythe, Curtis Dramatic Verse soldier, war,
Endurance, will power, strength JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse absence, courage, dark, endurance, soldier,
Premium Member Poem Battlefield horror Pett, Roy Rhyme anger, bullying, dark, fear, soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Year 2423 Robinson Jr., Freddie Epic future, science fiction, soldier, visionary,
A SOLDIER-S FAREWELL Chika, Sylvia Free verse absence, bible, death, death soldier,
Blood and now Harris, STANLEY Romanticism military, peace, romance, soldier, valentines day, war,
Premium Member Poem release the dogs of war lawless, John Free verse soldier, war,
Love at border Labh, Riteeka Couplet soldier,
Premium Member Poem On The Front Line Loo, Laura Rhyme appreciation, courage, soldier, war,
Remember the bullet I hit for you JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse betrayal, fear, friendship, hate, soldier,
Ghosts from World War Two aller, jake Prose Poetry soldier, visionary, war,
Ghosts from World War Two aller, jake Prose Poetry soldier, visionary, war,
I HAVE SEEN DEATH Dalei, Manmath Free verse soldier,
The Survivor's Curse Amorose, J. Tanka death, farewell, innocence, soldier, truth, violence, war,
Strength now or we die JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse courage, cry, dark, destiny, soldier, strength,
The Last Salvo Linney, Gary Gene Free verse soldier, world war i,
Dragon Valley Vigoren, Bo Lyric culture, dark, grief, history, soldier, war,
Cry out my screams JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse bereavement, brother, death, sister, soldier, sorrow, war,
Smudged shadow JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse cry, dark, fear, scary, soldier, sorrow, world war
Stalemate JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse age, change, character, hope, soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem Anti-war correspondent Apell, Agona Free verse soldier, war,
No more hide JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse dark, death, destiny, heartbreak, soldier, sorrow,
Third Worlds Loggia, Madeleine Couplet conflict, freedom, lonely, lost, soldier,