The Great War. By: Heather Henderson and Shelly Smith. The Road to World War I. Military draft. The significances of conscriptions was to increase the size of the army. Between 1890 and 1914 the European armies doubled in size.
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By: Heather Henderson and Shelly Smith
The significances of conscriptions was to increase the size of the army.
Between 1890 and 1914 the European armies doubled in size.
The Russian armies had grown to be the largest with 1.3 million men.
The French and German armies had approximately 900,000.
The British, Italian, and Austro-Hungarian armies were between 250,000 and 500,000.Conscription
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