He's [C]five foot-[G]two, and he's [C]six feet-[Am]four He fights with missiles and wit[G]h spears He's [C]all of thirty-[G]one, and he's [C]only seven[Am]teen Been a soldier for a thousand [G]years
He's a [C]Christian, a [G]Hindu, an [C]Atheist, a [Am]Jain, A Buddhist, and a Muslim, and a [G]Jew And he [C]knows he shouldn't [G]kill, and he [C]knows he always [Am]will Kill you for me, my friend, and me for [G]you
And he's [C]fighting for [G]Palestine, he's [C]fighting for [Am]Israel He's fighting for the [G]USA And he's [C]fighting for the [G]Russians, and he's [C]fighting for [Am]Iraq And he thinks we'll put an end to war this [G]way
And he's [C]fighting for [G]Democracy, he's [C]fighting for his [Am]soil He says: "It's for the peace of [G]all" He's the [C]one who must [G]decide who's to [C]live and who's to [Am]die And he never sees the writing on the [G]wall
But with[C]out him how would [G]Hitler have con[C]demned him at Da[Am]chau? Without him Caesar would have stood a[G]lone He's the [C]one who gives his [G]body as a [C]weapon of the [Am]war And without him all this killing can'[G]t go on
He's the [C]universal [G]soldier, and he [C]really is to [Am]blame His orders come from far away no [G]more They come from [C]here and there, and [G]you and me And [C]brother, can't you [Am]see This is not the way we put an end to [G]war...
Added or amended 3rd May 2022 Reproduced soley for educational purposes