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61066: Application to join the army

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posted on 2024-02-25, 18:39 authored by Great War Archive Project Team

William Binning's application to join the army, declaring him 'fit' to serve.

William applied for a commission in the army in November 1914. He had been eighteen in September. He was appointed as a Second Lieutenant to the 11th Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).

2nd Lieutenant William B. Binning (1896 - 1916), Scottish Rifles 9th Div. Machine Gun Corps, 28th Bn.

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9626.cpd| 8548.jpg|GWA_7662_application_to_join_army.jpg 8549.jpg|GWA_7663_application_contd_-_fit.jpg

Creator

Binning, William

Date

November 1914 | November 1914

Date Created

01/11/1914

Temporal Coverage

30/11/1914

Source

Leaf

Medium

Paper

Type

Official document

Pages

1, 2

Number of Pages

2

Contributor

Admin | Christine Plummer | Beath High School

Rights

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor

Publisher

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford

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