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Sub-Optimal Credits
8: Narration by Sergeant E. Dwyer, V.C.
9: Descriptive sketch directed by Major A.E. Rees
20: British Troops advancing on Lille (Documentary)
23: Military Band with Supporting Artists

Annotation last modified on 2017-12-13 03:18 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 United Forces March
The Metropolitan Military Band 3:32
2 Your King and Country Want You
Edna Thornton 4:10
3 It's a Long Way to Tipperary
John McCormack 3:22
4 Pack Up Your Troubles
Murray Johnson 2:52
5 Good Bye-ee
Courtland and Jeffries 2:46
6 Oh, It's a Lovely War! / Mademoiselle From Armentières
The Jolly Old Fellows 1:28
7 Roses of Picardy
John McCormack 2:46
8 With Our Boys at the Front
Sergeant E. Dwyer, V.C. 3:19
9 In the Trenches
Major A.E. Rees 3:37
10 Smoke Clouds
Herbert Payne 3:08
11 If You Want to Find the Sergeant Major
The Roosters Concert Party 0:43
12 In Summertime on Bredon
Gervase Elwes 2:47
13 Take Me Back to Dear Old Blighty / Another Little Drink
The Jolly Old Fellows 1:10
14 Keep the Home Fires Burning
John McCormack 3:07
15 Have You News of My Boy, Jack?
Louise Kirkby-Lunn 3:58
16 Over There
Enrico Caruso 2:52
17 Never Mind the Food Controller
Florrie Forde 3:18
18 A Bachelor Gay
Peter Dawson 3:02
19 You Can't Beat Us
Arthur Fields 3:00
20 Gas Shells Bombardment
British Troops Advancing on Lille 2:15
21 We All Went Marching Home
The Black Diamonds Band 3:03
22 How Ya Gonna Keep 'em Down on the Farm?
Harry Fay 2:42
23 The Grand Peace Record
Military Band 3:12
24 Land of Hope and Glory
Clara Butt 3:18

Credits

CD 1

piano:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1914) (track 2)
F.B. Kiddle (1916) (track 12)
baritone vocals:
Murray Johnson (1916) (track 4)
Peter Dawson (Australian bass-baritone / songwriter) (1917) (track 18)
choir vocals:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1912) (track 24)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1917) (track 10)
composer:
Felix Lloyd Powell (1915) (track 4)
contralto vocals:
Clara Butt (1912) (track 24)
Edna Thornton (1914) (track 2)
Louise Kirkby-Lunn (1917) (track 15)
lyricist:
George Asaf (1915) (track 4)
orchestra:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1912) (track 24)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1914) (track 3)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1916) (track 4)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1917) (tracks 10, 14–15, 17–18)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1918) (tracks 5, 16, 19, 22)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1919) (track 7)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1930) (tracks 6, 13)
performer:
The Black Diamonds Band (English band of the early 1900s) (1915) (track 21)
The Roosters Concert Party (1929) (track 11)
tenor vocals:
John McCormack (1914) (track 3)
Gervase Elwes (1916) (track 12)
John McCormack (1917) (track 14)
Herbert Payne (1917) (track 10)
Enrico Caruso (1918) (track 16)
John McCormack (1919) (track 7)
vocals:
Florrie Forde (1917) (track 17)
Courtland and Jeffries (1918) (track 5)
Harry Fay (1918) (track 22)
Arthur Fields (1918) (track 19)
The Jolly Old Fellows (1930) (tracks 6, 13)
part of:
Oh, What a Lovely War! (stage musical) (track 4)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
World War One Suite (tracks 4, 4)