“Newfoundland and Sebastopol”


"Success to France and England! Hurray my boys hurray! Sebastopol is taken And we've nobly gained the day" on September 8, 1855. The battles are recounted. "Here's to the memory of our soldiers ... of that dreadful battle Of September, fifty-five"


Greenleaf/Mansfield['s version] has no mention of "Newfoundland" in the text. - BS

Historical references

  • Sep 9, 1855 - Fall of Sevastopol following an 11 month siege

Cross references


  1. Greenleaf/Mansfield 152, "Newfoundland and Sebastopol" (1 text)
  2. Roud #17747
  3. BI, GrMa152


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1929 (Greenleaf/Mansfield)
Found in: Canada(Newf)