|Place||Europe: Western Front|
|Object type||Sheet Music|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM371 92/0674|
First World War, 1914-1918
|Copying Provisions||Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition|
49 Battalion AIF
Lyrics to song titled `Battalion national anthem', relating to 49 Battalion AIF. Song is jocular in tone, expressing weariness with army duties and routine. Annotation shows melody was `What a friend we have in Jesus'. The song was sent home by Pte Walter Truscott to his brother in Queensland.