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World War 2 songs: Flanagan and Allen sing 'Run rabbit run'

Context

Bud Flanagan (1896 - 1968) and Chesney Allen (1893 - 1982) became famous in the 1930s as part of the Crazy Gang - a group of popular entertainers based on three double-acts.

During the War they released a number of popular songs.

These included Underneath the arches, We're gonna hang out the washing on the Siegfried Line...and probably best-known of all, 'Run rabbit run'.

Transcript

Run rabbit, run rabbit, run, run, run

Run rabbit, run rabbit, run, run, run

Bang! Bang! Bang! Bang! goes the farmer's gun

Run rabbit, run rabbit, run, run run.

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