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PRONI - Conscription and Recruitment during the First World War

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Conscription and Recruitment during the First World War

Venue - Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

25 August 2017

2pm-4pm

PRONI is pleased to invite you to a half day conference exploring the background to conscription in both Ireland and Britain during the First World War. Speakers will examine how conscription was implemented in the UK, resisted in Ireland, and how recruitment continued throughout 1918.

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Dr Timothy Bowman from the Univeristy of Kent - The Conscription crisis Ireland and revival of voluntary recruiting, March to November 1918

Bruno Longmore from the National Records of Scotland - Military Service Appeal Tribunal records for Edinburgh and the Lothians

Dr Mario Draper from the University of Kent - Conscription in Europe, c. 1870-1918

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