Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
No to munitions
There was plenty of work in the local munitions factory but Charlie’s fiancé, Morag, had worked there and told Elizabeth about the women suffering with TNT poisoning. And in January 1917, 73 people were killed in an explosion at a London munitions factory. She could join Morag in the Women’s Land Army but instead decided on a far bigger idea – she would apply to join the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps.