Recruiting Officers in all countries closed their eyes when eager children clearly under the required age - 18 years old - showed up to join their armies.
At the end of the war children were even more welcome in the ranks, as the Great Mincing Machine continued to require human bodies with an astonishing need.
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Women AND Children
Schooling for children during World War 1 was very basic. Schools did not have great books because the money in the economy went towards the war.
they pelted people with them.
they used to have shorter lessons
Some children got jobs and replaced the men who were off at war
Some children joined street gangs.
During and after