Treasure Island

Frank V. Gardner

(2 December 1922 - / Washington, D. C.)

Poems of Frank V. Gardner

Vow on Okinawa

One starry night on Okinawa,
Guns and men were still;
A young Marine was standing duty
On a lonely hill.

The battle ever carries on....
Two months it's been by now....
All dead exceeding ninety thousand;
And he wondered how....

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