Del a.k.a. Abe Jones
Del a.k.a. Abe Jones Poems
- Rosie, The Riveter During World War Two All around this ...
- Pow/Mia Missing Man Ceremony POW/MIA Missing Man Ceremony ...
- Pow/Mia Poems POW/MIA Recognition Day (The third Friday of ...
- Yes We Can, And, Yes We Did, A...
- Trail Of Tears The whites honor the 'Hermitage' And the man ...
- Honor Guards I wrote this for the Honor Guard benefit at VFW ...
- A Fixer Upper A Fixer Upper It's on a beautiful piece of ...
Born, Indio, California,1941.
Four children, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren residing in Washington State. Worked sheetmetal on Disney World and other projects around the Country. Retired 2003.
Self-published four books. Donated profits from one to families of Tennessee National Guardsmen of Desert Storm.
Recited 'The Wall', about the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, at dedication of Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Orlando. Two poems are etched on the Ellis County Veteran's Memorial in Waxahachie, Texas, dedicated Veteran's Day,2002. “The Never Ending Trail” about the Cherokee Trail Of Tears used in classrooms across the Nation and abroad. more »
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Rosie, The Riveter
During World War Two
All around this Nation
Women took up the Battle
Beyond all imagination.
Over six million of them
Traded aprons for coveralls
And answered like true Patriots
When their Country calls.
They worked in every industry
To build the tools of War
From guns and tanks and planes
To ships and so much more.
A key part of our Defense
To free the Men so they could fight
Showing they could do it all
They worked the plants day and night.
Could we have won without them?
Some say it would have been tough
And we never ...