[Sheet music] Australia's Bonny Boys in Navy Blue

Unit Royal Australian Navy
Accession Number RC10979
Collection number Sheet Music Collection 494
Collection type Published Collection
Object type Sheet Music
Maker Fuller, Ben J
King, Frank
Date made c.1914
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Sheet music for the song titled 'Australia's Bonny Boys in Navy Blue', with lyrics written by Frank King and music composed by Ben J Fuller. The front cover shows an illustration of a Navy ship with a photograph of Ben Fuller. Inside the front cover is an advertising preview for the waltz titled 'Anticipation', written by Cecil Macklin.

Towards the bottom of this page is a sound recording of this sheet music, or a parody, that was created as part of the Music and the First World War project. More information about this recording, including names of the performers, can be found on the catalogue record for the sound recording. A link to the catalogue record for the sound recording can be found at the bottom of this page, under the heading ‘Related objects’ where it can be identified with the prefix [sound recording].