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Selected by Barbara Ball, Metadata Assistant Lord Kitchener was appointed Secretary of State for War at the outbreak of the First World War.  He began a recruitment campaign for ‘volunteer’ regular troops. At that particular time mass conscription was somewhat … Continue reading

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Selected by Lianne Smith, Archives Services Manager These posters are part of a set of recruitment posters issue by the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee (PRC). The PRC was set up following the outbreak of war in August 1914. This was a … Continue reading

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Selected by Janine Bancroft, Archivist (Records & Accessions) What Recruitment poster for World War One, January 1915. Designed and printed by Johnson, Riddle and Company for the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee (PRC), set up following the outbreak of war in August … Continue reading