Canadians in World War One
Why did so many Canadians line up to fight in the war,
there are many reasons why one of the reasons would be.
Nationalism this can be seen by the fact that most of the men who signed up were British-Canadian and it gave them a sense of pride to be from Canada a country that is part of the British empire. A second reason why would be glory something most men wanted when they went to war, the idea of coming back as war hero with medals was very intriguing. A final reason why many Canadian went to war would be patriotism, many men want to serve their country and help their fellow comrades in the war because were proud of their country.