Back in November 2001 there was a guest book entry from a Phillip
deCook, a Vietnam veteran from the US 3rd Squadron, 5th Armoured
Cavalry Regiment (Black Knights) who penned a short poem about 5RAR
and I forgot about it until I rediscovered it.
men of the 5RAR Vietnam, I wish I knew where to send this. Like a
newspaper, so your whole country could see it. I just would like for
them to know one American's feelings about you mates."
LAND OF THE DRAGON
A long time ago, in the land of
From Australia and New Zealand
these men came,
They fought so brave in the
I'm proud to have known men so
Who were these men who came so
far to help us out'
These men are old, but it's not