God Bless America’s Men And Women In Service To Our Country
….Now And Always
By Dell Hill
11/11/11 - Veteran’s Day in America
And from the beginning, when it was time to open up a can of this
Americans have never hesitated to answer the call.
Lexington to Saratoga to Yorktown. From the Barbary Wars to Lake Erie
to New Orleans. From Monterey to Vera Cruz to Bull Run. From
Bennington to Antietam to Shiloh. From Chancellorsville to Gettysburg
to the Indian Wars. From Santiago to Manila to Belleau Wood. From
Meuse to the Argonne to Midway. From Guadalcanal to Anzio. From the
Battle of the Atlantic to Normandy. From the Ardennes to Alsace to Iwo
Jima. From the Berlin Airlift to Pusan. From Inchon to Seoul. From
the Gulf of Tonkin to Rolling Thunder. From Dak To to Khe Sanh. From
the Tet Offensive to the Cold War. From Bosnia to Somalia. From
Grenada to Panama. From the Gulf Wars to Kosovo. From Tora Bora to
Kandahar. From Fallujah to Sadr City to Basra.
It’s a very long line of America’s finest preserving the peace through strength. And, if necessary, we’ll do it the hard way.
scene of American troops by the thousands liberating Paris was taken
with the enemy just a few blocks away and retreating as fast as their
vehicles could take them.
we honor all of those who have served. And we pause at the 11th hour
on the 11th day of the 11th month of this the 11th year to pay special
tribute to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.