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THIS WAS WRITTEN ON A WALL AT A US MILITARY BASE
In South Vietnam in 1968
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- November 25, 2009, 10:54 pm,
Still very true. 3 lions, next time take credit and throw in a picture.
- July 1, 2015, 4:14 pm,
thos quote is attributed to Konstantin Josef Jireceko. (
- November 25, 2009, 10:57 pm,
Anonymous poster in the top 5? Wa-ho-ah!
- November 25, 2009, 11:07 pm,
Military tributes usually have strong support here on Motifake. Too bad there isn't much support from the govt.
- November 25, 2009, 11:14 pm,
And I generally stay away from the political ones; I'm not argumentative enough. :P I liked this one, though. Wish it wasn't anon.
- November 26, 2009, 12:47 am,
I heard various versions of that my whole Navy career. Still holds true today....even more so in fact...
- November 26, 2009, 12:54 am,
I always thought it went 'We the UNwilling, etc...'
- November 26, 2009, 1:00 am,
It's a volunteer force, PM. I know I'm willing to fight the wars we're in. (I'm not fond of having to fight but I'd rather shoulder it than leaving the problem for my kids to fight later)
- November 26, 2009, 1:01 am,
TOC, there is nothing political about supporting the military troops. Along with Police and Firemen, they serve and defend this nation with their very lives.
- November 26, 2009, 1:11 am,
Yeah, but it was supposedly written on a army base wall in Viet Nam. There was a draft on at that time, and a lot of the soldiers were draftees, hence the unwilling part.
- November 26, 2009, 1:44 am,
Excellent point. I was looking at it from the current relevance but you are correct in the context of where it is reportedly written. v/r
- November 26, 2009, 1:32 pm,
This was written in chalk above the body of a soldier lying on a table at a field hospital south of Da Nang. It was ph**ographed by a journalist from Reuters shortly after the Tet offensive
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