The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #37963   Message #534058
Posted By: Gareth
23-Aug-01 - 02:46 PM
Thread Name: Aug 18th, 1941: Lili Marleen
Subject: RE: Aug 18th, 1941: Lili Marleen
Soldat Sendend Calais (I hope I have the spelling right) was a "black" radio station designed to impair German moral.

If my memory serves me correctly a rewrite of Lili Marleen was done to remind the Wermacht Soldiers of the horrors of the Eastern Front.

I suspect that Joe-F's verse may be part of that