COME ALONG, BOYS! ENLIST TO-DAY

Item

Title

COME ALONG, BOYS!
ENLIST TO-DAY

Description

Caffyn, W H
Haycock-Cadle Co, Camberwell, London SE
PARLIAMENTARY RECRUITING COMMITTEE

This original poster depicts a British soldier marching while smoking a pipe. The accompanying text at bottom reads: "'The moment the order came to go forward, there were smiling faces everywhere'. (Extract from letter written in the trenches of the Aisne by General Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien)."

Date

1915

Medium

Paper, ink

Provenance

Generously donated by Christine Wildman to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum.

Extent

75cm x 50cm (30 x 20 in.)

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