the History, the living History, of the
United States Volunteers-Joint Services
Command encapsulated by this stalwart
Soldier of yore about which poems and
books should be written and read in every
classroom across America.
Those who see this all too brief expose of
Colonel Hoa Lam, USAVR, witness living
proof of sincerity, loyalty and fierce
determination that members, US Volunteers,
have brought to the United States
Volunteers-Joint Services Command.
Colonel Hoa Lam possess the whole; we, his
fellow US Volunteers each possess a bit of
He is a national Treasure. A citizen
of our nation now who brought to this
great land, having brought it by blood,
sweat and tears all on the fields of
COMBAT his whole life, leaving everything
in his homeland. What a giant!
Look, ponder, think of the History this US
Volunteer has endured. Talk about
making us rich . . . it doesn't exist any
What an American . . . What a US
BOOTS ON GRAVES
Allen A. Baumann
LTG, USAVR, USV-JSC
| COL Hoa Lam
Then: 1953, E2, French Army, VIETNAM.
Now: 2013, COLONEL, US Army Volunteer
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Volunteers-Joint Services Command