Tolkien Gateway

1918

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1918.

[edit] Early

  • ? - J.R.R. Tolkien recovers from his trench fever to the degree that he can do home service. He is promoted to full lieutenant.

[edit] November

[edit] Late

  • ? - Tolkien is accepted as a junior staff member of the New English Dictionary, later called the Oxford English Dictionary. He worked with words beginning with the letter "w".

[edit] ?

Years
1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921