Air Force Song

Air Force Song - How they lived God only knew! Souls of men...

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Air Force Song In 1938, Liberty Magazine sponsored a song contest for an official song of the Army Air Corps. Robert Crawford won the competition with his song titled "What do you think of the Air Corps Now?." The title was changed to "The Air Force Song" when the Air Force became a separate branch of the military in 1947. Off we go into the wild blue yonder Climbing high into the sun Here they come zooming to meet our thunder At em boys give er the gun Down we dive spouting our flame from under Off with one helluva roar We live in fame or go down in flame HEY nothing'll stop the US Air Force Instructor yells "Air Power" You yell "SPACE POWER A.E.F." Minds of men fashioned a crate of thunder Sent it high into the blue Hands of men blasted the world assunder
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Unformatted text preview: How they lived God only knew! Souls of men dreaming of skies to conquer Gave us wings, ever to soar! With scouts before and bombers galore, hey! Nothing'll stop the U.S. Air Force! Off we go into the wild sky yonder Keep the wings level and true If you'd live to be a grey-haired wonder Keep the nose out of the blue! Flying men guarding the nations border We'll be there, followed by more! In echelon we carry on, hey! Nothing'll stop the U.S. Air Force. Here's a toast to the host of, Those who love the vastness of the sky, To a friend we send a message Of his brother men who fly. We drink to those who gave their all of old, Then down we roar to score the rainbows pot of gold A toast to the host of men we boast the U.S. Air Force....
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This note was uploaded on 05/10/2008 for the course COMM 120 taught by Professor Isler during the Spring '08 term at WPUNJ.

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Air Force Song - How they lived God only knew! Souls of men...

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