Alan Seeger, 1888–1916, American poet, b. New York City, grad. Harvard, 1910. During World War I he served in the French Foreign Legion and was killed in battle in 1916. He is famous for his war poem,
"I Have a Rendezvous with Death."
See his Collected Poems (1916) and his letters and diary (1917).
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