March 1939

Bois De La Brigade De Marine

Volume 23, Issue 1
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Based on the Personal Experience, Monographs of Major R. E. Messersmith, and Captains H. L. Larsen and R. E. Knapp, U.S.M.C., prepared at the Infantry School, Fort Benning, Ga.

"So here we are in Saint Nazaire,

And our guns have rusty bores; We are working side by side with Huns

And nigger stevedores. If the Army or the Navy

Ever gaze on Heaven's scenes, They will find the roads are graded by

The United States Marines."

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