Stayton Bonner

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The Song Writer

Apr 1, 2004 By Stayton Bonner

"My next assignment was supposed to be teaching English at the Academy at West Point, but I didn't go. I got out of the Army and went to Nashville instead, and I think Johnny Cash was probably the biggest reason."

War Record

Apr 1, 2004 By Stayton Bonner

"The Dixie Chicks recorded 'Travelin' Soldier,' one of the first songs I wrote, and it did great until the girls got embroiled in that crazy media-frenzy."