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What does cry God for Harry England and St George mean?

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January 06, 2011 5:49PM

quoted from Shakespeare. Henry the V. It is like a victory shout, or a Patriotic cheer regarding the strength of England, English history, and their prowess in battle.

"The game is afoot: Follow your spirit, and upon this charge Cry 'God, for Harry, England, and St. George.'