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Thread #169898   Message #4176031
Posted By: GUEST
03-Jul-23 - 10:25 AM
Thread Name: Any June Songs?
Subject: RE: Any June Songs?
JAMAICA FAREWELL Several recordings of Jamaica Farewell on YouTube

22nd June Windrush Day commemorating the arrival of the ship HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury docks in 1948.

HMT Empire Windrush from Wikipedia
Mudcat DT Lyrics: Jamaica Farewell (Lord Burgess) /
Mudcat , Origins: Jamaica Farewell: History?     /
Irving Burgi (Lord Burgess)from Wikipedia

Pathe newsreel of Lord Kitchener, as he arrived aboard the Empire Windrush and singing LONDON IS THE PLACE FOR ME    ( at 0.38 into the video)
Many recordings of “London Is The Place For Me”on YouTube