Johnny Grey

DESCRIPTION: A bailiff and soldiers arrive at Johnny's door, announcing, 'Johnny, the court has a warrant for you." He is to be transported, but takes up his gun and fights. Johnny is killed, but he slays bailiff and captain first. Listeners are urged to fight also
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1962
KEYWORDS: soldier death rebellion transportation
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
PGalvin, pp. 37-38, "Johnny Grey" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: PGa037

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