Mudcat Café message #318199 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #26249   Message #318199
Posted By: Keith A of Hertford
13-Oct-00 - 02:48 PM
Thread Name: Banned Music?
Subject: RE: Banned Music?
McCafferty was banned by the army in that a charge of "conduct prejudicial to discipline" could be brought. In his book "The Rambling Soldier" Roy Palmer gives some 20th Cent. examples of soldiers wary of singing it, including his own father.