Unknown listener in Ypres - 1915, at night

from Untitled: Walter J.E. Elliott memoir, page 49:

[Walter Elliot devotes half of his memoir to memories of World War I where he was a Sapper, performing a variety of engineering roles, 1915 – 1918. The hymn text by Isaac Watts, ‘O God, Our Help in Ages Past’, is recalled second-hand in its revised wording by John Wesley]


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Walter John Eugene Elliott, Untitled: Walter J.E. Elliott memoir. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 1:227, p. 49. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1532520782735 accessed: 23 May, 2024

location of experience: Ypres


Unknown listener
soldier-- army mechanic

Listening to

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'O God our help in ages past'
written by William Croft
performed by soldiers

Experience Information

Date/Time 1915, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:13:03 +0100
Approved on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 20:58:57 +0100