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Ford Village circa 1914
Our traditional, rural way of life began to change.

How World War I affected those left at home is often overshadowed by the fighting, casualties and deaths abroad.

But those tragic events obviously impacted on families and communities at home in Argyll and Bute.

From the day young men began to enlist with a patriotic fervour and sense of duty, our traditional, rural way of life began to change.