Charles J. Ingerson

UNFORGOTTEN

Amid the beauty of this land
on poles flying so proudly
stories told of past valor
love of country and God
where all can see to know
how this nation did grow
one nation under one God
from the battlefield pallor
the parades held annually
as united only we’ll stand!

Willow Lake Veterans Memorial, Grayslake, Il
Field of Honor: Flags of Our Brothers and Sisters. Willow Lake Veterans Memorial, Grayslake, Il
(From Photograph ©Copyright 2012 by Charles J. Ingerson)