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Bounty Hound No man's land protest (276* d) RE: No man's land protest 06 Nov 14

'I object to the suggestion in the song that Willy and his friends were so stupid as to fight without knowing why.

Keith, I suspect that in the majority of wars the average 'foot soldier' probably does not fully understand the politics behind the war, so it is a fair enough question to ask what they believed to be the cause, and I suspect that's what Eric Bogle is getting at in the song


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