Vintage Audio - The Lanky Yankee Boys in Blue
Available to listen to below is a humorous tune which saw some popularity in the U.S. during the First World War, The Lanky Yankee Boys in Blue
The song was written by Theodore F. Morse (music) and Edward Madden (lyrics) and was published by F. B. Haviland in New York in 1908.
Use the player above to listen to a 1908 recording of the song performed by the prolific Billy Murray.
"Drum Fire" was an artillery barrage fired not in salvo but by each gun in succession.
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