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100 Years Ago: Poster for Artillery Recruits

The Intelligencer March 5, 1915 (page 2)

“Artillery Recruits Wanted. Men are wanted at once for 3rd contingent artillery for overseas service. The artillery Artillery Recruits Wanted [1]offers many advantages over other branches of the service.

Qualifications: Age—18–45. Height—5′ 3″ and over. Chest—not less than 33 1/2″.

Pay at the rate of $1.10 daily and 75¢ for subsistence, (Sundays included) from date of enlistment.

Apply at 34th Battery C.F.A. Headquarters. P. McL. Forin, Captain, O.C. 34th Battery, C.F.A.”