Photograph of troops at Redruth Railway Station

Many people were keen to sign up to fight for their country and were very much encouraged to do so. These “Kitchener’s recruits” were photographed at Redruth station on September 22 1914, heading for their army training. (X1459/8/107)

Lies den a’s tevo mall dhe omrolya mayth omlatthens rag aga gwlas ha generthys vons dh’y wul yn tevri. Skeusennys veu an ‘ombrofyoryon Kitchener’ ma orth gorsav Rysrudh dhe 26ves mis Gwynngala 1914, ow mos rag aga trenyans gans an lu. (X1459/8/107)