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When World War I erupted in 1914 launching the first great European war of the 20th century, soldiers on both sides were assured they would be home by Christmas to celebrate victory.

That. Claim: A U. S. serviceman wrote a poem describing a soldier& # 039; s lonely night before Christmas. T\'was the night Before Christmas, he lived all alone, In a one bedroom house made of plaster and stone, I had come down the chimney with presents to give And to see just who in this home did live, I looked all about, a strange site did I see, No tinsel, no presents, not even a tree, A Soldier's Christmas Poem The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light, I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight.

My wife was asleep, her head on my chest, my daughter beside me, angelic in rest. Outside the snow fell, a blanket of white, Transforming the yard to a winter delight.

The soldier’s Christmas poem. Mar 17, 2003. Poem: The Soldier’s Christmas. Summary of eRumor: A poem said to have been written by a soldier stationed in Okinawa, Japan. It describes a visit by Santa to a simple home occupied by a. A Soldier's Christmas Poem Submitted By: lily. The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light, I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight. My wife was asleep, her head on my chest, My daughter beside me, angelic in.

A Soldier's Silent Night/Merry Christmas, My Friend Submitted By: Debstamps1 The poem was recorded by Father Ted Berndt of Wisconsin as a tribute. Berndt is also a former Marine and World War II Veteran and is a recipient of the Purple Heart. During the holiday season that year, she had received a copy of the poem by Lance Corporal James M.

Schmidt from a listener. She shared it with Dad. Together, with Dad narrating and Ellen producing, they created the song we hear each Christmas season. Poem About Remembering The Soldiers At Christmas Our soldiers know exactly what it is like to be serving so far away from home and thinking about you on Christmas Day (and every other day).

Your letters and care packages mean so very much to them. The original poem is Merry Christmas, My Friend, which contains notes concerning the poem and its recording. Also, check out A Soldier's Silent Night. The webpage was originally created by Jenny Culver, Father Berndt's daughter. Santa's Soldier by Jake Vos. Twas the night before christmas in a war over seas a soldier said a prayer by his bed on his knees He said I. Merry Christmas my friend, and to all a good night! I wrote this poem for Christmas Eve 1993 while assigned to US Forces Korea - Lt Col Bruce Lovely, USAF (Printed in the Fort Leavenworth Lamp, 1995) Letter from a Soldier Soldier poems written by famous poets.

Browse through to read poems for soldier. This page has the widest range of soldier love and quotes. A Soldier’s Christmas was the first in this series of patriotic writings, drafted on Pearl Harbor Day 2000 when in the wake of the 2000 Presidential Election our nation saw the right of US Armed Forces personnel openly questioned and debated. THE SOLDIERS NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS. I wrote this poem for Christmas Eve 1993 while assigned to US Forces Korea.

The song was" Silent Night" The poem that a soldier made about santa coming and visiting a soldier This video is a tribute to all of the Soldiers that will not be home for Christmas. Stay safe and come home soon! God Bless COPYRIGHT ASHLEY WHITE Because of soldiers like this one lying here. To honor them, I wrote the poem and went around on Christmas Eve and put it under the doors of US soldiers assigned to Yongsan.

T\'was the night Before Christmas, he lived all alone, In a one bedroom house made of plaster and stone, I had come down the chimney with presents to give And to see just who in this home did live, I looked all about, a strange site did I see, No tinsel, no presents, not even a tree, A Soldier's Christmas Poem The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light, I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight.

My wife was asleep, her head on my.