Serving the King

In the initial stages of the war, the local newspapers were engaged in publishing endless lists of the names of men who had enlisted into the armed forces. This was probably to envoke pride in those who had joined up, but also to provoke shame in those who had not yet signed up for war.

Soldiers on Salisbury Road Luton in World War 1

Linked are some of the lists of names extracted from the Luton News.