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Posted By: GeoffLawes
18-Jun-23 - 06:06 AM
Thread Name: Any June Songs?
Subject: RE: Any June Songs?
ROLL, ALABAMA ROLL
June 19, 1864 The Battle of Cherbourg, in which the Confederate ship The Alabama was sunk by the USS Kearsarge. The battle is commemorated in the song "Roll, Alabama, Roll".
Battle of Cherbourg (1864) from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Cherbourg_(1864)
Roll, Alabama, Roll from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roll,_Alabama,_Roll
Many recordings of "Roll, Alabama, Roll". on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=roll+alabama+roll+song+
Mainly Norfolk: The Alabama / Roll, Alabama, Roll https://mainlynorfolk.info/peter.bellamy/songs/thealabama.html
MUDCAT DT Lyrics: Roll Alabama Roll /email@example.com?SongID=8496,8496&SongID=8496,8496
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