The Sacrificial Eleven

by Marie Tello Phillips

Marie Tello Phillips

The All American Guard
Of the Princeton great Eleven ,
Each one a football star —
In the year Nineteen- Eleven ;
Strange, eight were killed in the War
Before November Eleven .
Of thirteen gunners from Longre
Dispatches reported Eleven
In a fortnight dead at Argonne,
Our Joe, October Eleven .

Last updated November 04, 2022