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|GUEST,Allan S||Lyr Req: Ballad of Wadi Maktilla (British Army,WW2 (6)||Ballad of Wadi Maktilla British Army||01 Mar 01|
Does any one have the words to The Ballad of Wadi Maktilla? It is on a Riverside album "Bless 'em All" Sung by Ewan McColl. Liner notes as follows. "THis describes a somewhat abortive raid by the 2nd. Cammeron Highlanders on an Italian out post about 12 miles east of Sidi " Barrani in 1940. This would have been during the North African Campagin.