Alan Seeger (1886 - 1916)
Alan Seeger was an American poet, born in New York City. Seeger graduated from Harvard at 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.” He was twenty-two when this photograph was taken while he was a student at Harvard.