Just a wild guess - but that might be Reagan at Normandy, where he gave his great “Boys of Pointe Du Hoc” speech:
“...These are the boys of Pointe du Hoc. These are the men who took the cliffs. These are the champions who helped free a continent. These are the heroes who helped end a war.
Gentlemen, I look at you and I think of the words of Stephen Spender’s poem. You are men who in your “lives fought for life...and left the vivid air signed with your honor
My how times, and Presidents, have changed.
posted on 05/16/2013 9:28:30 PM PDT
("We've got the guns, and we got the numbers" adapted and revised from Jim M.)
posted on 05/16/2013 9:30:52 PM PDT
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That was taken on 4 November 1983 at the memorial service at Camp Lejeune following the bombing of the BLT Headquarters at Beirut and the invasion of Grenada.
President Reagan and Mrs. Reagan attending Memorial Service for Lebanon and Grenada casualty victims, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina: 11/04/1983
posted on 05/17/2013 12:29:14 AM PDT
by A.A. Cunningham
(Barry Soetoro can't pass E-verify)
(1984)Gentlemen, I look at you and I think of the words of Stephen Spenders poem. You are men who in your lives fought for life...and left the vivid air signed with your honor.
(2013) "WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE???"
posted on 05/17/2013 12:51:00 AM PDT
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