David Bancroft, Charlie Daniels, and Mike Bancroft,
Marine / Iraq War veteran
You can easily see it in Charlie Daniels'
expressions and hear it in his voice when he talks about the troops.
And it is so very evident in the associated DVD that comes with
the purchase of The Charlie Daniels Band's CD,
Live From Iraq.
In fact, watching the DVD stirred this father of a
Marine veteran to write my poem,
Patriot Charlie Daniels, which I
was able to present a signed copy to Charlie before his concert in
Houston, Texas on September 1, 2007.
What made my meeting Charlie Daniels especially
memorable was being able to introduce him to my youngest son, who
served in Iraq.
And it was very touching to see the same
respectful, caring look in Charlie's eyes when he shook my son's