Soldiers of the Master

Where the flag is flying, where the fight is keen

Author: H. Ernest Nichol
Tune: [Where the flag is flying, where the fight is keen]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: H. Ernest Nichol

H. Ernest Nichol (b. Hull, Yorkshire, England, 1862; d. Skirlaugh, Yorkshire, England, 1926) had begun a study program in civil engineering when he decided to study music instead. In 1888 he received a bachelor's degree in music from Oxford University. Nichol wrote some 130 hymn tunes and texts, many under the pseudonym “Colin Sterne” (derived from his middle and last name); many were first sung at church school programs. Psalter Hymnal Handbook… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Where the flag is flying, where the fight is keen
Title: Soldiers of the Master
Author: H. Ernest Nichol
Refrain First Line: Soldiers of the Master, onward tread
Publication Date: 1920
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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