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Song Parodies -> "The Krag-Jorgensen"

Original Song Title:

"On the Road Again"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Willie Nelson

Parody Song Title:

"The Krag-Jorgensen"

Parody Written by:

Robert D. Arndt Jr.

The Lyrics

First US high-velocity small bore rifle...
The Krag-Jorgensen
First non-powder rifle put in US hands
Used new .30-40 ammunition
2000 fps, smooth bolt action

The Krag-Jorgensen
The Rough Riders carried carbines
In tough Spanish-American War action
Made the charge up San Juan hill firing them

The Krag-Jorgensen
French, Germans, and Russians converting in those days
Last were Americans
US Army had experienced delays
Until the day, Roosevelt had to have them

First non-powder rifle put in US hands
Used new .30-40 ammunition
2000 fps, smooth bolt action

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Patrick - January 29, 2015 - Report this comment
Owned one of these, long ago. Full-length rifle. You almost never see one anymore. Most were cut down for deer hunting. Wonder where the producers of "Rough Riders" found all the carbines used in that movie.
Rob Arndt - January 29, 2015 - Report this comment
Patrick, please bookmark IMFDB, which covers all firearms in movies 😀

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