An exploration of the UK unpaid carer's world

Songs that won the wars                           Song lists - Main page  here  

War songs lyrics page.

We begin with  a CD with the same title as this page sung by The Knight Watch Singers  here

Song list here

50 Singalong Wartime Favourites

1. Sunday 3rd September 1939: The Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon. Neville Chamberlain speaks to the Nation.

2. Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye here/Who do you think you are kidding Mr. Hitler/We're gonna hang out the washing on the Siegfried Line/It's a long way to Tipperary/Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag.

3. Kiss me goodnight sergeant major/ Run rabbit run/Hey little hen/I've got sixpence/Bless 'em all.

4. Anchors aweigh/Please don't talk about me/Colonel Bogey/Don't sit under the apple tree/Over there.

5. Shine on harvest moon/You made me love you/Who's sorry now/StrollinV Underneath the arches.

6. The Lambeth walk/Honeysuckle and the bee/Roll me over/Parlez vous/ Quatermasters store.

7. For me and my gal/Side by side/ Lonely nights/By the light of the silvery moon.

8. I'm looking over a four leaf clover/Bye bye blackbird/Knees up Mother Brown/Who were you with last night/ Don't dilly dally.

9. Roll out the barrel/Baby face/Yes sir that's my baby/When you're smiling.

10. Won't you come home Bill Bailey/Five foot two eyes of blue/When the saints go marching in/Happy days.

11. Show me the way to go home/Take me back to dear old Blighty.

12.Lili Marlene/Keep the home fires burning/Sentimental journey/White cliffs of Dover/It's a lovely day tomorrow/We'll meet again.



We will also use this CD


ROYAL CORPS OF SIGNALS BAND [Sung by a Soldiers Chorus] 

Directed by: Captain David F. Wall 

The Signaller – It‟s a Long Long Way to Tipperary/Pack up Your Troubles in Your Old Kit-Bag/Mademoiselle From Armentiers/Take me Back to Dear Old Blighty - Good-Bye Dolly Gray/Oh! What a Lovely War/Comrades/Here We Are! Here We Are! Here We Are Again! - I Don‟t Want to be a Soldier/No More Soldiering for Me/Old Soldiers Never Die/The Soldiers of the Queen - Never Mind/Leap Frog/Good-Bye-ee/Rolling Home - We are Fred Karno‟s Army/The Moon Shines Bright on Charlie Chaplin/The Army of Today‟s Alright/Keep the Home Fires Burning - There‟s a Long, Long Trail - Run, Rabbit Run/Yours/Bless‟em All/Praise the Lord & Pass the Ammunition - Roll Out the Barrel/Lilly Marlene/We‟re Gonna Hang Out the Washing on the Siegfried Line/The White Cliffs of Dover - This is the Army Mister Brown/The Yellow Rose of Texas/She‟ll be Coming “Round the Mountain”/Over there/Allouette/Waltzing Matilda - The Army, the Navy, & the Air Force/Kiss Me Goodnight Sergeant Major/Quartermaster Store/There Always be an England - I‟ll be Seeing You/We‟ll Meet Again - God Save The Queen [instrumental] 



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