Pros of Conscription
-The idea of more military could help end the war fasting because having a larger army could help with the battles against Germany and that was the purpose of conscription, larger armies.
Cons of Conscription
- The efforts to bring more soldiers to war had failed since only a small portion of the soldiers enlisted had gotten to the actual war.
- Caused lots of violence and controversy.
-Discriminated religions such as pacifists ad cultures such at immigrant Germans/ "enemy aliens".
-Created anoher ussie between the french Canadiand and English Canadians when the french was already outrages over the fact that french was not being taught in schools outside of Quebec.
- Caused lots of problems with farms and their production which was very important because these farms supplied food for the army and citizens.
- Had somewhat ruined Canada's reputation as a free countrey buy taking away the rights of the men who were unfairly enlisted into the army.