The Eagle Cried – And So Did We After Watching This Video
We can’t imagine what it must have felt like to be a Vietnam veteran returning home after a 12 month tour of duty.
To have sacrificed so much for love of country, only to be reviled, hated and spit upon.
That’s a dishonor all Americans live with, even today, 40 years after the last troops came home from that godforsaken place.
So in 2010 a U.S. Army major decided to give these brave men and women the tribute they deserved This video may be 5 years old, but the message is timeless.
Check out the video below hear the moving song and watch the touching slideshow.
Listen as US Army Major J Billington performs a song he has written in honor of the sacrifices Vietnam veterans have made. “The Eagle Cried,” is dedicated to those who did not receive the hero’s welcome they all deserved during their homecoming back from the fight.