First World War - War in the Air

AN APPEAL TO GOOD SPORTSMEN (abbrv)

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Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM PST 1057
Place made
Great Britain
Subject period
Materials
  • medium: letterpress
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 757 mm
  • Support: Width 507 mm
Alternative Names
  • object category: Poster
Category
posters

Object description

image: text only text: "AN APPEAL TO GOOD SPORTSMEN" & "THE need for more RECRUITS for our Army is VERY URGENT - appeals should not be necessary. Every man must know his duty to himself and to his country. There are approximately three millions of men with no family responsibilities, I ask these to show that they are GOOD SPORTSMEN and ENLIST NOW and help the other GOOD SPORTSMEN who are so bravely Fighting Britain's Battle against the world's enemy" & "F.J.WALL" & "Secretary, FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION" & "42, Russell Square" & 18th November, 1914"

Inscription

18 NOV 1914 & Drawer 46 & Q81327

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