“My Name is Laban Childers”


A song of a volunteer who served in the First World War. He describes how troops were assembled and trained, with many local young men leaving their homes and work. His friend Martin Borders is killed. He says he will not forget


  1. Thomas-Makin', pp. 99-100, (no title) (1 text)
  2. BI, ThBa099


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1939 (Thomas)
Found in: US(Ap)