28th June 2016: Talk on Conscientious Objectors

The Family History Society of Cheshire (Macclesfield Group) presents
a talk and display:

Conscientious Objectors in World War One

by Pat Baker and Celia Davies from the Society of Friends (Quakers).

Conscription into the British Army was introduced for the first time in March 1916.
What happened to those who refused to fight?

7.30pm Tuesday 28th June 2016 (doors open at 7.15pm)
at The Salvation Army Hall, Wellington Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6XD

  • admission £2 including refreshments
  • ample free evening parking in the adjacent Churchill Way car park
  • for a location map, see the FHSC website
Conscription was introduced in March 1916

Conscription was introduced in March 1916

 

 

 

 

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