Hamish Henderson

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    The 51 Highland Divisions Farewell to SicilyHamish Henderson
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        b. 11 November 1919, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland, d. 8 March 2002, Scotland. Noted Scottish poet, folklorist and GÇÿfather of the Scottish folk revivalGÇÖ. HendersonGÇÖs mother sang in Scots, French, and Gaelic, and this laid the foundation of his later interest in folk songs. During his service in the Intelligence Corps in World War II, he came into contact with German and Italian soldiers, as well as the Allies, and made notes of many of the songs and tunes that he heard... Read more

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