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Thread #35946   Message #3614173
Posted By: GUEST,Out 'Toon
31-Mar-14 - 11:45 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Arthur McBride - What's the background?
Subject: RE: Origins: Arthur McBride
I missed the glaringly obvious.... had the author made him(her)self known; undoubtedly no different to today they would have been butchered by the powers that be for speaking out , one way or another... so it it entirely sensible to share their song & name withheld :)

Shame they couldn't have stuck a note in a time capsule

Further thoughts to the above, i realise in hindsight that both conscription and recruitment could be concurrent or subsequent actions to each other. Well oversights aplenty when u type quicker than u think