14 November 1917
- Schoolchildren in Orange are invited to the Orange Railway Station at 2.30 pm on 20 November to greet the recruiting train and escort the recruits to Robertson Park. Arrangements For Reception
- The Leader reports that more than 100 men have joined the train which is travelling along the Great Western Railway Line collecting reinforcements for the war and devoutly wishes “that a large number of our eligibles will avail themselves of the opportunity afforded them to join the colors”
- A formal reception will greet the recruiting train when it arrives in Millthorpe at 10.30am on 22 November. The Recruiting Train
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