Maidstone and the First World War: friendly alien recruitment and the military service convention

Watts, M. (2013) Maidstone and the First World War: friendly alien recruitment and the military service convention. Archaeologia Cantiana, 133. pp. 335-340.

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Abstract

Maidstone was used as a training depot for thousands of volunteers and conscripts in the First World War, and was selected as a base for those recruits of Friendly Alien status. Their treatment by the Army and the reception they received from the local population are examined in this article.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain > DA0020 England > DA0670 Local history and description
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of Humanities > Centre for Research, Kent History and Archaeology
Depositing User: Dr Martin Watts
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2018 13:06
Last Modified: 29 Aug 2018 18:45
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/17517

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