Soldiers marching through Birmingham train station, 1914.

Soldiers marching through Birmingham train station, 1914.

Troops and supplies, 1914.

Troops and supplies, 1914.

Women working in factory, 1916 (c).

Women working in factory, 1916 (c).

Female munition worker preparing shells in a factory, 1916 (c).

Female munition worker preparing shells in a factory, 1916 (c).

Women in a factory, 1916 (c).

Women in a factory, 1916 (c).

Comradeship! Territorials'.

Comradeship! Territorials’.

Your Country's Call... 1915.

Your Country’s Call… 1915.

Step Into Your Place', 1916 (c).

Step Into Your Place’, 1916 (c).

The latest despatch "Send More Men!", 1915 (c).

The latest despatch “Send More Men!”, 1915 (c).

Boys Come over here you're wanted', 1915.

Boys Come over here you’re wanted’, 1915.

Boys! Come along. You're wanted', 1915.

Boys! Come along. You’re wanted’, 1915.

Humorous postcard date stamped, 1 Jan 1919.

Humorous postcard date stamped, 1 Jan 1919.

Join The Lancashire Fusiliers', 1920 (c).

Join The Lancashire Fusiliers’, 1920 (c).

Wanted Smart and Intelligent Young Men…

Wanted Smart and Intelligent Young Men…

An Appeal to You', 1915.

An Appeal to You’, 1915.

Trained Men It is Your Duty', 1915.

Trained Men It is Your Duty’, 1915.

Be honest with yourself... Enlist Today'.

Be honest with yourself… Enlist Today’.

Come Along, Boys! Enlist To-day', 1915.

Come Along, Boys! Enlist To-day’, 1915.

Britons Wants you. 1914.

Britons Wants you. 1914.

Enlist Now.

Enlist Now.

Britons! Your Country Needs You.'

Britons! Your Country Needs You.’

If you cannot join the army - Try and get a Recruit.'

If you cannot join the army – Try and get a Recruit.’

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 1 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 1 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 2 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 2 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 3 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 3 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 4 of 4.

Hark the Nation Calls, 1914. 4 of 4.

Be honest with yourself, 1915.

Be honest with yourself, 1915.

Recruits standing outside a recruiting office, 1914 (c).

Recruits standing outside a recruiting office, 1914 (c).

Volunteers outside a London recruiting office, August 1914.

Volunteers outside a London recruiting office, August 1914.

Factory working Volunteers, Recruitment and Conscription