The Platoon Commanders - Poem

Submitted by zerpo on Monday, 20 April 2020 - 2:01pm
The Platoon Commanders poem by Alastair MacKenzie 'WM'

Poem from Vietnam 1970–1971.

In the ‘Dat’ on the Mess Hall floor
With two friends by my side.
John was killed during ‘our’ Vietnam war,
And Ian chose when to die

RIP
Lt John Ramsey Winton RNZIR
Maj Ian Ross Glendenning RNZIR

Reference

Alastair MacKenzie 'WM'

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