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Military crimes 1914-1918 British Army

Military law reinforces discipline The maintenance of discipline in the army has always been considered a very serious affair. Whilst it is clear from statistics that there was much ill-discipline in the army throughout the…


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Constitution of the Military Forces of the Crown

This is a presentation of the structure of British military forces as defined in the 1914 Manual of Military Law. It is a view of the army from a legal perspective. The military forces of…


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The May 1916 extension of the Military Service Act

The Military Service Act of 27 January 1916 brought conscription into play for the first time in the war. Along with the Defence of the Realm Act, it was possibly the most important piece of…


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The 1916 Military Service Act

The Military Service Act of 27 January 1916 brought conscription into effect for the first time in the war. Along with the Defence of the Realm Act, it was possibly the most important piece of…


The registration of military voters

Many soldiers are granted the right to vote for the first time The Representation of the People Act, 1918 was given Royal Assent on 6 February 1918. It extended the franchise to all men aged 21 and…


Military hospitals in Warwickshire

This is a list of hospitals used for treatment of military casualties during the Great War that were situated in the County of Warwickshire as it was at the time. The cities of Coventry and…