“The Bold Sodger Boy”


"O! There's not a trade that's going, Worth showing or knowing, Like that from glory growing For the bold sodger boy." The singer describes how the girls watch the marching soldiers, and urges the listeners to follow the soldier's trade


  1. Ford-Vagabond, pp. 321-322, "The Bold Sodger Boy" (1 text)
  2. Roud #12829
  3. BI, FVS321


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1904 (Ford)
Keywords: soldier recruiting
Found in: Britain(Scotland)