You can tell a soldier

You can tell a soldier by Clive Sanders You can tell a soldier by the clothes that he will wear, By the way he stands, his sharp commands, And the shortness of his hair. He will physically look fit...

The medals on your chest

The medals on your chest by Clive Sanders   The Remembrance Day parade had passed through the Somerset town, The old man had dressed smartly, but the rain had hammered down. When a mother with...

What They Really Were

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You’s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. 81-year-old Royal Engineer veteran Alan F. R...

Reggie, Kevin, Charlie and Ron

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You’s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Veteran and poet Clive Sanders' book, Milita...

Brothers in Arms

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You’s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Clive Sanders is a proud veteran who dedicat...

No Peace

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You’s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Paul Crowther was in the Army from 1977 to 1...

BFPO

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You’s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Isabel Palmer describes her experiences as t...

The Army wife

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You's readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Former Army spouse Dale Mitchell wrote this ...

Wonder wife waits

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You's readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. Dale Mitchell wrote this poem whilst she was...

The Military Wives Choirs

GOT a poem you would like to share with Army&You‘s readers? Send it, preferably along with a photograph, to deped@aff.org.uk and we’ll feature it in Well-versed. This poem, from Hywel Griffiths, is about Th...