Recruiting to the forces during the Great War – a look at Carmarthenshire
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales
02/07/2014 1:15pm - 02/07/2014 2:15pm
National Library of Wales
Ceredigion SY23 3BU
A look at a key aspect of the Great War: the recruitment campaign. For the first year of the war, there were plenty of men enlisting in the forces, but in 1916, for the first time in modern British history, a regime of conscription had to be introduced. Get a glimpse of the recruitment methods used in
Wales, the politics behind them and the arrangements put in place for conscription.
Free admission by booking a ticket through the website above. Event in Welsh with simultaneous translation