Blog Posts from January 2021

Remembering the Effect of Conscription on Tramways

Remembering the Effect of Conscription on TramwaysDuring the First World War, in January 1916, The Military Service Bill, calling for conscription of men for war services, was passed in the British House of Commons. In February, responding to an appeal from tramway managers, the Ministry of Munitions agreed to add...

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