Recruiting is by voluntary enlistment, with contingent powers of; conscription amongst the maritime population.
Hey—is it just me or is recruiting getting harder and harder?
Besides the Conseil superiezr the minister is advised on a very wide range of naval topics (including pay, quarters and recruiting) by the Comite consultatif de la Marine.
These conditions made a territorial system of recruiting or organization, as understood in Germany, practically impossible.
The inquiries made by this body revealed an unsatisfactory condition in tile national defences, traceable in the main to financial exigencies, and as regards recruiting a new law was brought into force in 1 9071908.