You are Welcome, Digger, Welcome (Air, 'The Wearing of the Green') [drop-title]. Pat MATTHEWS.

You are Welcome, Digger, Welcome (Air, 'The Wearing of the Green') [drop-title]

[Australia, circa 1919].

Octavo, a leaflet (printed recto only) comprising a lengthy patriotic verse (26 lines) surmounted by the Union Jack and the Red Ensign (both printed in colour).

Creased where folded; in very good condition.

'You are welcome, Digger, welcome to the land that gave you birth; | You rank amongst the bravest men that ever trod God's earth; | You're not only soldiers, Digger, you are men and mates as well; | If the order came to do it, you'd have stormed the gates of Hell'.

Item #117216

Price: $125.00

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