Hamburger Hill

We took the high ground,
but what the cost?

Young in their prime,
maimed and lost.

Old men of means,
keep the score.

While power and glory,
belie the gore.

Of the truth of the meat grinder
that is the story of war.

To the brave men who endured this and
other senseless objectives of war…

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima


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