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  • Day 1225 of the war
  • Rector of Holy Trinity Church, the Rev Canon Taylor, urges the people of Orange to vote in favour of conscription in the upcoming referendum; those who do not are presumably “pro-enemy, athiests, anarchists [or] natural slackers”. Recruits and Reinforcements

Australian Nationalists’ pro conscription poster, 1917. Image courtesy Riley and ephemera collection, State Library of Victoria.