John McCrae Biography

Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, MD was a Canadian poet, physician, author, artist and soldier during World War I, and a surgeon during the Second Battle of Ypres, in Belgium. He is best known for writing the famous war memorial poem "In Flanders Fields". McCrae died of pneumonia near the end of the war. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
John McCrae
Nationality:
Canada
Profession:
Physician, Author, Poet, Surgeon, Lieutenant colonel
Date of Birth:
November 30, 1872
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
January 28, 1918
Age at Death:
45
Cause of Death:
Pneumonia
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