Arthur Collett Gramophone record Return of the Troops from the Rhine



Arthur Collett Gramophone record Return of the Troops from the Rhine

Return of the Troops from the Rhine composed by H.Flynn recorded by record label Edison Bell Radio in 1929. The record contains military marches, vocals and comedy. Following the Armistice of 1918, Allied forces occupied the Rhineland (Western Germany) as far east as the river at places like Cologne. Under the terms of the Treaty of Versailles of 1919 the occupation was continued and the Inter-Allied Rhineland High Commission was set up to supervise affairs. The last troops returned in 1930

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Record number:2021.46.1
Simple name:gramophone record
Classification term:broadcasting
Period:20th century, early
Date:1929
Production information:Edison Bell Radio
Associated person: Flynn, H
Associated organisation:Arthur Collett Music Warehouse, Daventry