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Events and images from 1914

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Key Events from 1914

From the railway archiveBritain goes to war in Europe. The railways are seriously affected by the shortage of manpower due to the conscription of their male workforce, and so women are recruited to fill the gaps left by the departing men.

There is 1 record from 1914

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Female Metropolitan Guards in World War One
Female Metropolitan Guards in World War One