What is a Poppy?

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What is a Poppy?

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Category : Articles , poetry , WW1

The poem was written by a Grade 11 learner, Jessica Hepburn who lives in Johannesburg, and forwarded to the Chairman of the Kimberley Branch of the Legion.

Good to see that the younger generation are aware of the significance of the “Poppy”.

Story for the South African Legion of Military Veterans by Lgr Charles Ross


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