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Thread #51816   Message #3443818
Posted By: GUEST,Henry piper
28-Nov-12 - 02:12 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
The reference to the dardanelles refers to the fact that Chaplin was a concientious objector and refused to serve in the first world war, a stance that did serious damage to his career at the time, .