From a mother to her son

In its sentiment and language, this sheet music could easily have come from the First World War - only the faint image of the tank on the cover places it in the Second World War.

My Soldier Laddie, w. & m. Clare and Fred Balshaw, and Horace Wilkinson (Hamilton: Hamilton Music Sales, 1942)

Ley and Lois Smith War, Memory and Popular Culture Research Collection - The University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario
sheet music, 4 pages, 23.8cm x 31.5cm