Treasure Island

Jonathan Goldman a.k.a JGthepoet

(16 December 1943 / Nottingham)

The 60th Anniversary of D-Day


The Jewish World has much to praise
Those that fought on that Great Day,
To release the World from tyranny great,
Which could have sealed the Jewish Fate,
Had Germany not fallen before
The Allied Armies knocking at their door.

On the beaches of Normandy they fought,
On 6th of June 1944 began that onslaught.
Those courageous men who fought and died,
Remembered by comrades still alive,
On this, the 6th June 2004,
Sixty years after they fought that war.

© Jonathan Goldman [JGthepoet] - 6 June 2004

Submitted: Monday, October 10, 2005
Edited: Monday, July 16, 2007

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