Application to join the army
To view other similar items in the archive click on the hyper-linked words below.
|Title||Application to join the army|
|Notes||William Binning's application to join the army, declaring him 'fit' to serve.|
William applied for a commission in the army in November 1914. He had been eighteen in September. He was appointed as a Second Lieutenant to the 11th Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).
2nd Lieutenant William B. Binning (1896 - 1916), Scottish Rifles 9th Div. Machine Gun Corps, 28th Bn.
|Item Date||November 1914|
|Creation place||Cowdenbeath, Scotland|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Christine Plummer|
|Contributed on the behalf of||Beath High School|