Will V-Day - Will V-Day Be Me-Day Too OverThere WorldWarII...

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Will V-Day Be Me-Day Too? Over There,  World War II.  Dear Fellow Americans,  I write this letter  Hoping times will be better  When this war  Is through.  I'm a Tan-skinned Yank  Driving a tank.  I ask, WILL V-DAY  BE ME-DAY, TOO?  I wear a U. S. uniform.  I've done the enemy much harm,  I've driven back  The Germans and the Japs,  From Burma to the Rhine.  On every battle line,  I've dropped defeat  Into the Fascists' laps.  I am a Negro American  Out to defend my land  Army, Navy, Air Corps--  I am there.  I take munitions through,  I fight--or stevedore, too.  I face death the same as you do  Everywhere.  I've seen my buddy lying  Where he fell.  I've watched him dying  I promised him that I would try  To make our land a land  Where his son could be a man--  And there'd be no Jim Crow birds  Left in our sky.  So this is what I want to know:  When we see Victory's glow, 
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