Sentence Examples

  • Great Britain, without conscription, has no means of raising troops in any such proportion.
  • Few soldiers were obtained by the conscription, for the government was as weak as it was tyrannical.
  • The navy is recruited by conscription in the coast or maritime districts, which are divided into three naval captaincies-general, those of Ferrol, Cadiz and Cartagenaat the head of each being a vice-admiral.
  • The signal for a widespread rising was the introduction of conscription acts for the recruiting of the depleted armies on the eastern frontiers.
  • To the chamber of deputies exclusively belongs the initiation of all laws relating to the raising of money and the conscription of troops.

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