“Dinky Die”


A bloody soldier returned from France is berated by a lance corporal from headquarters for appearing in public in a disheveled uniform. The soldier is awarded a medal for kicking the corporal in the ass.

Cross references

  • cf. "Vilikens and his Dinah (William and Dinah) [Laws M31A/B]" (tune & meter) and references there


  1. Cray, pp. 403-404, "Dinky Die" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #10189
  3. BI, EM403


Author: unknown
Keywords: army soldier abuse
Found in: Australia Britain(England) US New Zealand