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In Glasgow, Scotland, 1000 tramway men answer the call to arms and parade through the city streets seeking permission to become the first battalion from the corporation workforce (and later becoming the 15th Highland Light Infantry [Scottish Screen Archive]
Further south, in England, recruits gathering in the market place are waiting to join what will become known as the “Preston Pals”.
Further south again, 700 men from the Lever Brothers factory at Port Sunlight are waiting for the train to take them off to enlist in Chester, where they too will parade.
… and further south again, in the village of Rothermere in Sussex…