Some short Veteran's Day poems include "A Veteran" by Joanna Fuchs and "Still A Soldier" by Timothy Emmons. "Thank You" by Natasha Niemi is another poem for Veteran's Day.
"The Veteran" is a Veteran's Day poem by Joanna Fuchs that tells people to thank any veterans they encounter. The speaker suggests tapping veterans on the shoulder, smiling and telling them you are proud of them.
In the poem "Still A Soldier" by Timothy Emmons, the speaker is a retired soldier. He explains that he remains a soldier everywhere he goes. Despite the fact that he retired a long time ago, his time as a soldier still affects all his relationships in life, including his roles as a husband, father and friend. The speaker ends the poem with a final salute.