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A Soldier

Written in a Japanese POW camp in Mongolia at great peril to his life by a Bataan Death March survivor.   A soldier is a nobody, we hear lots of people say. He is the outcast of the world and always in the way. We admit there are bad ones from the Army to the …

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The Sentinel At the Gates

Alumni et Patriae Asto C John Puzzo 2002   Without the Standing Sentinel, and ever must there be. Without the Standing Sentinel, not one could long live free.I know they’re all still out there, together evermore, From Continental Army, Or maybe long before, When the 1st American casualty, fell on these now ancient shores. They …

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