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Memorial Day poems and Memorial Day poetry bellow was collected by me on the internet

Memorial Day Poems – Peace – Amanda Bradley

Memorial Day Poem [year] Peace will come when people live In friendship, side by side, And cherish understanding More than hatred, greed and pride. Peace will come when people see All people as the same, And no one has to live in fear, In ignorance, or shame. Peace will come when people Who are needy …

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Memorial Day Poems – When I’m Gone – Mrs. Lyman Hancock

Memorial Day Poems [year] When I come to the end of my journey And I travel my last weary mile, Just forget if you can, that I ever frowned And remember only the smile. Forget unkind words I have spoken; Remember some good I have done. Forget that I ever had heartache And remember I’ve …

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Memorial Day Poems – Theodosia Pickering Garrison

Memorial Day Poems [year] A handful of old men walking down the village street In worn, brushed uniforms, their gray heads high; A faded flag above them, one drum to lift their feet- Look again, O heart of mine, and see what passes by! There’s a vast crowd swaying, there’s a wild band playing, The …

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Memorial Day Poems – TAPS – Major General Daniel Butterfield

Memorial Day Poems [year] Day is done… Gone the sun From the lake… From the hills… From the sky. All is well… Safely rest God is nigh. Fading light…. Dims the sight And a star…. Gems the sky…. Gleaming bright From afar…. Drawing nigh Falls the night.

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Memorial Day Poems – Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep

Memorial Day Poems [year] – Mary Frye (1932) Do not stand at my grave and weep, I am not there, I do not sleep. I am in a thousand winds that blow; I am the softly falling snow.I am the gentle showers of rain; I am the fields of ripening grain. I am in the …

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Memorial Day Poems – Joyce Kilmer

Memorial Day Poems [year] – Joyce Kilmer The bugle echoes shrill and sweet, But not of war it sings to-day. The road is rhythmic with the feet Of men-at-arms who come to pray.The roses blossom white and red On tombs where weary soldiers lie; Flags wave above the honored dead And martial music cleaves the …

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Memorial Day Poems – Freedom Is Not Free- Kelly Strong

Memorial Day Poems [year] I watched the flag pass by one day. It fluttered in the breeze. A young Marine saluted it, and then he stood at ease. I looked at him in uniform So young, so tall, so proud, He’d stand out in any crowd. I thought how many men like him Had fallen …

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Memorial Day Poems – Eula Gladys Lincoln

Memorial Day Poems [year] In distant field of sunny France Where strangers come and go, Amid the farms of Flanders, where The fragrant breezes blow, Our solder-dead in quiet sleep ‘Neath crosses row on row. Here shrapnel shells once shrieked and burst And took their toll of death; The very wind, itself a foe, Bore …

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