51ST FAREWELL TO SICILY

Latest update on 16/09/2017

Artist: Hamish Henderson
Author: James Robertson/Hamish Henderson
Year: 1943

Writgten while serving in the 51st Highland Division in Sicily in 1943. Made use of pipe tune melody Farewell To The Creeks, written during WW I by Pipe Major James Robertson from Banff.

Covers:

1958:

Ewan MacColl [as Farewell To Sicily]

1964:

Bob Dylan [influenced The Times They Are A-Changin', as always very well disguised]

1976:

Dick Gaughan [as The 51st Division's Farewell To Sicily]

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