“Johnny Is My Darling”


"Johnny is my darling, my darling, my darling, Johnny is my darling, the Union Volunteer." The girl extols the virtues of Johnny, who marched through town to save the Union. She hopes he will return as "Cupid's volunteer." Tune: "Charlie Is My Darling."


  1. Silber-CivWar, p. 11, "Johnny Is My Darling" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, SCW11


Author: Words: Father Reed
Earliest date: 1865
Found in: US