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The Great War: Spies and Propaganda


Led by the War Propaganda Bureau and the Secret Intelligence Service, propaganda became a part of everyday life during the Great War, with some well known intellectuals recruited into the Intelligence service. Propaganda came in many forms, from moving speeches, inspiring bravery in the face of adversary, to troop recruitment posters.

William George Tyrrell, 1st Baron Tyrrell

William George Tyrrell, 1st Baron Tyrrell

1866-1947
Diplomat; Head of Political Intelligence Department 1916-19
Sitter in 13 portraits