Edgar Allan Poe The Army Years by Russell, J. Thomas Very Good (1972
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The greeks didn't want a single male who could later raise an army to avenge the trojans. Composite by coffee or die. As it turns out, one of the greatest writers of all time was in the military, albeit for a short period. Web edgar allan poe was a sergeant major in the us army january 13, 2023 mac caltrider before edgar allan poe was a famous poet, he was a sergeant major in the us army. His first collection of poems, tamerlane, and other poems (george redway), was published that year. Poe climbed from private to regimental sergeant major of the 1st artillery regiment, promoted on jan. His father was trojan prince hector & his mother was andromache. Hector named him scamandrius after the river scamander, near troy. Bettmann // getty images poe enlisted in the u.s. Poe, who was born in boston but grew up in richmond, joined the military in 1827 at the age of 18, although he listed his age at the time as 22.
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