World War 1

Parent Category: War and Military History
A global conflict also known as the War to End All Wars, World War I took place from 1914 to 1918 and resulted in 15 million deaths.
No the British didnt, infact the British and Germans had been close allies before 1914, Nine years war 1688, War of Spanish succesion 1701-1714, 1756 Seven year War where Britain and Germany had strong ties and alliances throughout and of course there was the strong alliance in the Napoleonic wars...
They left to home work in factories and other male dominated roles.
When both sides of a war agree to a suspension of hostilities. A truce.
Trenchs provided a cover for soldiers so not to be exposed to enemyfire.
A blue discharge (also known as a "blue ticket") was a formof administrative military discharge formerly issued by the United States beginning in 1916. It wasneither honorable nor dishonorable. The blue ticket became thedischarge of choice for commanders seeking to remove homosexual ...
Many opposed their male family members being forced to fighting awar in Europe which did not threaten Australia.
reservationists are a group of people that followed Henry Lodge,who opposed the Treaty of Versailles.
The Germans offered nothing to the US for sinking the Lusitania.German government argued that Lusitania was legitimate militarytarget because it was caring a large amount of ammunition on board,and, besides that was registered or listed as an auxiliary cruiser.And in spite of non-military passengers...
He wanted to charge the Germans reparations like the French did but he wanted the German economy to develop so the reparations he seeked were less than that the French wanted. Lloyd George wanted this because in future years he saw Germany as an important trading partner. He also opposed Woodrow...
176 Films and TV Series were made about WW1
Nurses, doctors, factory workers, drivers, all of the jobs left behind by service members.
From 1900 to 1914 21 were made.
After the war, there were many Soldiers coming back with no ideawhat they were going to do with their lives. Most thought the warwas going to last a longer time than it did and were not preparedfor coming home and working again. Unfortunately, the militarybranches didn't really teach their men...
answering a question with a question Select Thomas Jefferson's THREE arguments against Hamilton'sfinancial program. Southern states had paid their debts; the other states could do thesame.. The Constitution did not give the federal government the right tocreate a national bank.. The paying of war...
For World War 2 there was Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin, DwightEisenhower, Adolf Hitler, Herman Goering, and Douglas MacArthur.
assassination of archduke Frans Ferdinand (Of Austria-Hungary)
Mainly just food.
The Battle of The Somme
Tanks were first used around the village of Flers during the Battle of the Somme in 1916. The first massed use of tanks was in1917 at the battle of Cambrai in Northern France, between the 20th November - 3 December 1917. Twelve battalions of the Tank Corps, with a total of 381 tanks went into battle...
Actually, Germany was practically free from guilt. They entered the war and were hated so much that the Treaty of Versailles included a war-guilt clause. This clause stated that Germany alone was responsible for WWI. So yes, on the record they are, but in reality that is a definitive no.
On May 7th, 1915, at around 2:15, the RMS Lusitania was torpedoed by the German U-boat U-20 on the starboard bow just below the Captain's Bridge and took an immediate list to starboard. Seconds later, a mysterious secondary explosion ripped through the hull from somewhere in the internal bows of the...
When Hitler came to power in 1933 he began to build up the Germanmilitary. There were certain restrictions placed on Germany at theend of World War I with regard to the strength of their military.Hitler intentionally violated several of these restrictions. Hiswhole purpose was to "right the wrongs"...
over 6000 british soilders died on the first day of world war 1 1 st July 1916 too many to be told
The aftermath included a decrease in the population of nationsincluded in the War, huge war debts were immediately contained inplaces like the U.S were the Stock market fell and Germany werethey had to pay off most of the war debt because they lost the war.Also advancements in Science and Technology...
The Assassination of the crown prince of Austria-Hungary, FranzFerdinand, caused World War I to be initiated.
Kaiser Wilhelm II is the last German Emperor and the King of the Prussia.. Kaiser Wilhelm II is the last German Emperor and the King of the Prussia.
On April2,1917, President Woodroow Wilson had pushed for waragainst Germany.
aproximatly 60,000 deaths on the first day. it started with the assasination of archduke franz Ferdinand and his no high status wife Sophie. (and she was pregnant) killed by serbian black hand gang. he was assassinated cuz there were slaves in their country. hope this helps ;D
First you have to complete the Snowhead temple and then you go into Goron City (Where you got your Lens of truth) Then you go talk to the goron and you will have to go were the race entry is before the Powder Keg blows up! And then when you get permission for using a Powder keg you go in to Clock...
Japanese Aviation Technology was far more advanced than the United States Military understood, despite battle reports from the American Volunteer Group fighting for Nationalist Chinese. The AVG made early reports reguarding the A6M2 Zero fighter and its abilities in combat. Japanese Aircraft design...
machine guns,mustard gas,aircraft of any kind,oh and tanks just to think of a few
U.S. acquisition of Puerto Rico, the Philippines, and PacificIslands after the Spanish-American War, U.S. invasion of Mexico in1846, U.S. acquisition of Hawaii, U.S. invasion of Panama, U.S.occupation of Nicaragua in 1919, U.S. occupation of Cuba from 1900onwards, U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and...
Yes. I has helped farming very much. It also is used to markborders on peoples's land and property. In World War I it was usedextensively for defensive fortifications, and trapped thousands ofmen to be shot down by machine guns. It is still used today, butrazor wire is a new version of barbed wire.
70,000 soldiers died during the Third Battle
Assuming that thedreadnought you are talking about is the battleship, dreadnoughtcomes from dread + nought. Dread meaning fear or awe and noughtmeaning lost or bad. Dreadnaughts, when they were invented, becamea symbol of power due to their heavy-calibre guns and steam turbinepropulsion....
After the attack on Pearl Harbor the US declared war on the AxisPowers. (Germany, Japan, Italy, and others) The Japanese began togive it all at the Battle of Midway. They failed and neverrecovered. They were on the defensive for the rest of the war.
The Western Front stretched from Belgium down through centralFrance. The war was also fought in Africa, Russia, Turkey, andItaly.
Canadian reaction was mixed with regards to involvement in WorldWar 1. As a part of the British Empire, Canada was automatically atwar with Germany when Britain was. However, Canada had the power todecide its level of involvement, and it decided to contributegreatly. This was controversial, because...
Yes. Under the circumstances of World War 1, they were the only good idea. The trenches were miserable to live in, but they were also the only way to remain alive.
Widrow Wilson was serving as president at that time..
The Nye Committee lasted from 1934 to 1936. Its conclusion was thatthe US entered World War 1 based on the interests of bankinggroups, munitions factories, shipbuilding companies, and otherswithin the war industry. It specifically noted that US banks lentabout 10 times more money to the UK than to...
Secret society in Serbia (Црна Рука/Crna Ruka). Said to have beenconnected with the Young Bosnia / Mlada Bosna Society and theassassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand (28 June, 1914), whichled to the start of the First World War.
War causes man to think of ways to survive. War stimulates his mind. The instinct to survive equals the instinct to live...eat, have shelter from the elements, sleep, etc.. War began in the 1st dimension, fighting on land; then added the water to warfare; then vertically to the 2nd dimension. Then...
If you do not count the Viet Nam War and the Korean War then that statement saying there were more deaths in the war on terrorism than in the Cold War would be true. However, it is not true. If you consider the Cold War fought as an arms race and conflict of CIA vs. KGB that statement would hold...
what is an example of ferocity of world war I
There were rats, one could get trench-foot (from the moisture), you could be buried alive in an explosion, and many contracted lice (from rats) as well.
World War 1 was the cause (in principal) of World War 2. Therefore the same countries were involved in the two wars. The issues of the two wars were not the same however Hitler's resentment of what happened to him in World War 1 fed into his reasons for taking over Europe. Many Europeans blamed the...
General John J. "Blackjack" Pershing
No. Serbia assassinating Austria-Hungary's Archduke started WW1
There were four main reasons: . Treaty of Versailles - This peace agreement held Germany responsible for WW1. . Land - Germany had to give back all of the land that they had won in WW1 and it was made into smaller countries. Germans did not like this because they did not want to live in other...
Um, I'm not exactly sure on this, so you may want to go check my answer on Google. I think it was Britain wanted to completely destroy the French. America, at the time, sided with the French so they stood up for France and entered the war.
Germany thought they would defeat France easily but they were wrong ,they were evenly matched and couldn't defeat each other.So they held their positions by digging trenches and tried to gain the land in between them known as no-man's-land.
The Americans entered because the Germans sank the Lusitania. The Germans were trying to keep the US out of the war since our military was one that terrified people. Then the Germans sent a Zimmerman telegram to the US conspiring to create a war between Mexico and the US. Once it was intercepted by...
Russians: -30,000 casualties -92,000 captives Germans: -13,000 casualties hope that helps!
Certainly the Canadian should be more proud of their accomplishments in both wars. They worked just as hard as anyone else on the front and rear lines. They lost thousands of lives too. They were excellent airmen too.
Tsar Nicholas ll escaped to Germany with his family to escape the civil unrest. He was later murdered by the Bolsheviks on the night of the 16th July 1918.
the allies Britain and France
During WWI, in trench warfare, German armies dug holes in the ground that were 6 to 8 ft. tall, and wide enough that 2 soldiers could walk side by side at the same time! Trench warfare was fought by one group of soldiers advancing across no mans land to assault the enemy trench quickly, before...
yes, world war ll, well, it started in 1939
Russia declared war on Austria-Hungary following the latter'sinvasion of Serbia. Due to the system of alliances in place, thiseffectively put all the major European powers in a state of war.
it makes you poop. it makes you poop
Lusitania wasn't a German submarine, it was an American merchantship that was sunk by German submarines.
Ludwig von Falkenhausen.
Allies; . The United Kingdom (1914-1918) and the British Empire , encompassing Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India/Pakistan, South Africa and much of eastern and central Africa. . France (1914-1918) and the French Empire , encompassing half of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Indochina and much of...
Gallipoli was the Turkish peninsula where a protracted campaign was waged by the ANZACs (Australia and New Zealand Army Corps) during World War I. Living conditions at Gallipoli were very hard. Winter months meant freezing cold temperatures which brought with them many illnesses and frostbite....
hey, the reason why Franz Ferdinand was assassinated is because Gavrilo Princip was a member of the secret society called the Black Hand who were a pan-slavism nationalist movement with the intention of uniting all of the territories containing south slav populations annexed by Austria-Hungary. So,...
many of the European countries assumed that the war would be short, a few weeks, etc. since all of the wars for 50 years had been that short...
just grenades and other chemical filled objects
The US produced 88,000 M4 Sherman tanks for WWII. A great many of these went, via "Lend-Lease", to Russia, Great Britain and other Commonwealth nations, and France. There were several evolution in the Sherman - the first one had a short-barreled 75MM main gun, then a long barreled 75, then a high...
The Allies, joined by America's less worn-out troops, were able topush Germany back and win World War I.
TANKS CAN smash through barbed wire
There was no "battle of Gallipoli". The Gallipoli campaign was anextended eight-month campaign during the First World War betweenAllied Forces and the old Ottoman Empire of Turkey, withsupport from Central Forces.
end of ww1 Russian civil war Hyperinflation in Germany Russian Tsar was assassinated most nations were recovering from world war one
They had 17 usable ships. 22 types of Land weapons/guns/tanks/vehicles, 18 different types of small arms, 77 different types of airplanes under the categories of fighter planes, bomber planes, transport planes, training planes and others. US Marine Corp Sergeant P. W. Cavnar says it would be...