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Offline Duck ditch

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Re: Best Ever War Song
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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #26 on: September 19, 2020, 05:23:37 pm »
 The " Vietnam" song is actually called " I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die ", though that's just one of many he did.
 

 Mike Harding's "Bombers Moon" is another good tune.

 One song, a particular favorite  my old squadron, usually sung when in the company of the Luftwaffe was "Wir Fliegen Gegen Engerlnd" and when with the Heer, Panzerlied.

 Out of all of them though, one artist alone wrote, to me, and many other British Forces personel the ONLY 
 

 
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Offline tamarmole

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Re: Best Ever War Song
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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #28 on: September 19, 2020, 05:36:33 pm »
 Hmm, doesnt seem to have worked, I'll try again



 Harvey Andrews, "The Soldier"

 I saw him perform this at the U,F,I,CYP,  base at R.A.F. Nicosia, in front of an audience of seven different nationalities, including British, Irish (on R&R from Lebanon), Australian and Canadian.
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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #29 on: September 19, 2020, 08:05:36 pm »
Well if Country Joe's up here, this might work too - it is Saturday night. They don't make them like this anymore. I can escape in all the confusion  :halo:


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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #30 on: September 19, 2020, 09:18:12 pm »
A couple of Mike Harding songs, The Accrington Pals and Christmas 1914 and of course Dire Straights, Brothers in Arms.

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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #31 on: September 19, 2020, 09:35:14 pm »
Not a song but a poem by Martyn Herbert written in 1947, Goodnight Dad, see you in the morning.

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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #32 on: September 21, 2020, 08:44:47 am »
MNRC

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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #33 on: October 01, 2020, 12:01:59 am »
 another fave toon for those of us who listened to BFBS in the early 80's 

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Re: Best Ever War Song
« Reply #34 on: October 07, 2020, 02:07:41 am »
A bit of Saxon never goes amiss.




 

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