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Muslim soldiers in World War One

The Everyday Muslim project has featured a number of projects in its contribution to Explore Your Archive 2014.  It includes an exciting Birmingham HLF project , We Also Served,

“More than 430,000 Muslims of South Asian origin joined the British Army between 1914 and 1918, after which many relocated to Britain. We Also Served, a project led by Xtra Mile West Midlands (XMWM), will focus on the lives and service of those who settled in Birmingham and the impact their involvement had on their descendants still living in the city.”

WW1 logo jpg

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