The River Crossing - Poem

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The River Crossing poem by Alastair MacKenzie 'WM'

Poem from Vietnam 1970–1971.

The River crossing was going well,
Then, suddenly all turned to hell!
A burst of fire cut men to the ground
But, the enemy had fired not a round!

Alastair MacKenzie 'WM'

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