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

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Watts, M.;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Kent Archaeological Society
  • Subject: DA670

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 ex... View more
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