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Recruitment poster, World War I

'Wanted men, more men' poster
'Wanted men, more men' poster 1915-1916, New Zealand Patriotic Society (Wellington Branch), Yeoman & Barker, McLaren, David (date unknown–1939), New Zealand. Te Papa

When World War I broke out in 1914, patriotic New Zealand groups printed posters like this to encourage volunteers for military service. Initially, thousands of New Zealand men rushed to join the forces.

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