Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: General Topics: United States Marine Corps Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Need Text for Speech for Returning Marine
Posted by: Marilyn Everts Critari (ID *****3841) Date: March 01, 2008 at 12:25:22
  of 337

My town honors local military returning from Iraq and Aghanistan with a ceremony and as a Daughter of the American Revolution, I give a little speech. So far all returning military have been Army at which time I read the poem "It's a Soldier" by Charles M. Province, which I place in a frame and give to soldier. Everyone in attendance loves it, especially family members.

Now we have a returning MARINE on Tues. March 4th! I don't know what to say.

Can anyone suggest a poem or other appropriate text I can use.

I will spend rest of day on Internet looking for something.

I need your help!

A desperate Marilyn




Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/usmc/messages/200.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network