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1. When WW1 started, Britain had a small but very well trained army , who were quickly put into action.
2. Britain needed a larger army so the government encouraged men to join up by:
a. Posters e.g.
c. Recruitment Offices in towns.
d. Pals' Battalion scheme.
3. British newspapers encouraged people to hate Germans and join the army by printing propaganda stories.
4. Volunteers rushed to sign up and Lord Kitchener was in charge of recruiting.…read more