was born in New York City
June 22, 1888. Educated at Harvard
University, Seeger became editor
of the Harvard Monthly
in 1906 and graduated in 1910.
He moved to Paris' Latin Quarter in 1912 and enlisted in the Foreign Legion in 1914.
Alan Seeger died in the Battle of Somme at Belloy-en-Santerre, France on July 4, 1916.
All of Seeger's work was published posthumously in 1917: