Bristol 2014 The City And Conflict From The First World War To The Present Day
Bristol 2014 is part of the First World War Centenary Partnership
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It is coordinated by Bristol Cultural Development Partnership.
Moved by Conflict: Object 2: Christmas Card
In 1914 there was great enthusiasm for the war. Many were motivated by patriotism to join up and fight. There was also great social pressure on men to enlist. Some men not in uniform were handed white feathers in the street, accusing them of cowardice. (ref B1863)
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