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Prime Minister Sir Robert Borden to train and recruit an army for overseas service. At the time, Canada had a regular army of only 3,112 men and a fledgling navy. However, within a mere two months, Canada could boast of an army of over 32,000 men as men flocked to recruiting stations. Most of the militia trained at CFB Valcartier, just north of Quebec City and within two months the First Contingent, Canadian Expeditionary Force, was on its way to England in the largest convoy ever to cross...
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