In the Evening by the Moonlight (II)
DESCRIPTION: "When you're coming from the firing line (x2), You can hear them huffling along; You can hear the Sergeant-Major calling, "Come along, boys! Get into some sort of line, Fill up the last blank file,"In the evening, by the moonlight, When you're coming...
EARLIEST DATE: 1965 (Brophy/Partridge-TommiesSongsAndSlang)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Brophy/Partridge-TommiesSongsAndSlang, p. 48, "In the Evening by the Moonlight" (1 text)
NOTES [23 words]: Brophy/Partridge-TommiesSongsAndSlang don't list a tune for this, but presumably it is sung to "In the Evening by the Moonlight (I)." - RBW
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