Laurence Binyon CH
(1869-1943)

poet, scholar, and Companion of Honour (from 1932)

Died aged c. 74

Robert Laurence Binyon, CH (10 August 1869 – 10 March 1943) was an English poet, dramatist and art scholar. His most famous work, For the Fallen, is well known for being used in Remembrance Sunday services.

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Laurence Binyon, Poet & Scholar, 1869-1943, was born at No. 1 High Street on 10th August 1869

1 High Street, Lancaster, United Kingdom where they was born (1869)