Parallel Anthology Track 56
Track 56: Reverend D C Rice and his Sanctified Congregation - I'm in the Battlefield for my Lord Vocalion 1262; Recorded in Chicago, 22.2.1929
No image of record label available. Harry Smith's Anthology Booklet assigns authorship to "Rice", although www.78discography.com does not assign authorship.
According to wikipedia, Rice died in 1973.
This would imply that this composition is in copyright until 1st January 2044.
According to this book, this hymn was written by Sylvana Belland E V Banks, for whom no biographical information has been found, and arranged by Thomas A Dorsey, who died in 1993.
This composition is in copyright, so no public domain versions are available.