Artist: Hamish HendersonAuthor: James Robertson/Hamish HendersonYear: 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.
Ewan MacColl [as Farewell To Sicily]
Bob Dylan [influenced The Times They Are A-Changin', as always very well disguised]
Dick Gaughan [as The 51st Division's Farewell To Sicily]
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