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No. Ft. Lewis, summer of ' 71

to the tune of “Johnny Comes Marching Home Again”

They issued me an M-16, hurrah,
hurrah.They issued me an M-16, hurrah, hurrah.
They issued me an M-16 and turned me into a killing machine,
and we’ll all be dead by December of ‘ 71.
Hup, two, tree, fo.

They issued me an American flag, hurrah, hurrah.
They issued me an American flag, hurrah, hurrah.
They issued me an American flag and shipped me home in a plastic bag,
and we’ll all be dead by December of ‘ 71.
Hup, two, tree, fo.

new rhyme: Hey, hey Captain Brady,
I wanna kill a Viet Cong baby.
Watch him burn and bleed and die
as the company marches bye.
Hup, two, tree, fo.

Hey, hey Captain Tyree,
Charlie’s got me up a tree.
Were in the Hell
is the artillary.
Hup, two, tree, fo

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