Viewing: Harding B 11(114)
1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3088
Title: Ashantee war or A soldier's farewell
First Line: Oh sister, I must soon be going
Ashanti war, 1873-1874
2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5574
Title: Mother's far away
First Line: One cold winter's night my dear mother died
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
45D313: Private soldier
45C41: (military) camp with tents
45C16(MUSKET): Firearms (with NAME)
45F41: Leave-taking (of soldiers)
31E112: Assembly of relatives ~ dying person
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