Results for: Conscription

In Definitions

What is conscription?

Conscription is the forced enlistment of citizens of a country to fight for their country. In Britain and some other countries conscription means compulsory military serv (MORE)
In World War 2

Who liked conscription and who was against conscription?

hello :] the smart azz who wrote hello ... fcuk u i needed it for work so go fcuk ur self Groups supporting Conscription Liberal opposition in house of reps and se (MORE)
In Politics and Government

How does conscription work?

People are drafted to be soldiers in war. This was used in the Vietnam War, and in many countries during the First and Second World Wars. Generally it is said to be random se (MORE)
In Vietnam War

Why did conscription end?

America had had enough "draft riots" at that time (1960s). America had experienced "draft riots" in the US Civil War (1860s) also, but apparently had forgotten those lessons f (MORE)
In Vietnam War

Who supported conscription?

In the days when we had conscription many people did. They felt that a reasonable number of Australians should have military training should the need arise. This attitude chan (MORE)
In History of Canada

Where was conscription?

Conscription is the required service of citizens in the military.It is often called the draft. Several nations still haveconscription such as South Korea and Thailand.
In Breakups

What was the reason for conscription?

in simple terms, not enough people were joining the War effort so they needed more people to join. conscription was an easy way to get people to join.
In US Military

What are the positives for conscription?

Teaches people discipline, more respect for the people who are out there fighting for their country. If there was ever another war the country would be ready for it.
In Vietnam War

Did Germany have conscription?

Germany still has conscription ! Every male has to serve a term in the military services. The only exception is for conscientious objectors. They have to serve a slightl (MORE)
In History, Politics & Society

What is conscript?

A conscript is when a government takes citezens to join in the army to fill in their ranks.