Soldiers from the wars returning
Harry Rose was working as a waiter in Toronto when he enlisted in 1914 - after serving with the 3rd Battalion at the front, he enjoyed minor success as a songwriter with songs like this one, which was written to welcome other Canadian soldiers home.
Victorious! They’re Coming Back, words & music by Pte Harry Rose (Toronto: Anglo-Canadian Music Publishers, 1919) - incomplete
War, Memory and Popular Culture Archives - The University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario
sheet music, 27.4cm x 35.2cm