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The death of Americans that were passengers aboard the British ship Lusitania when it was sunk by a German submarine.
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When did the US enter World War 1?

The US declared war on April 6, 1917. However, it took time to mobilize soldiers for the army, and US forces were not fully engaged in France until the Spring offensive of 1

How did the US enter World War 1?

Because of the assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria   The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand started WW I, but it did not bring the US into the war. The

Why did the US enter War world 1?

Three reasons. 1. The Germans sunk the British cruise liner Lusitania. 128 of the dead were American citizens. 2. The Germans sent a telegram to Mexico to offer aid for an inv

When and why did the US enter the world war 1?

April of 1917 was the official American declaration of war on the Central Powers. Congress was driven to the decision by three things. 1. The 1915 sinking of the British Lusit

What events prompted the US to enter World War 1?

1) Sinking of the Lusitania - 128 American passengers killed 2) German Unrestricted Submarine Warfare - Many US ships sunk under suspicion of carrying war supplies to Englan

What events caused Germany to enter World War 1?

  I think the German perspective was to counter Russian aggression, in support of Serbia, against their neighbour Austria/Hungary. Potentially the Russians represented a h

Why did the US enter into World War 1?

The cruise ship RMS Lusitania was sunk by Germany killing 1198  people, among whom were 128 Americans. This act, along with the  release of the Zimmermann Telegram in 1917,

When did the US enter war world 1?

In spite of the fact that many Americans wanted the country to  remain neutral, the United States entered World War I on April 6,  1917. World War I ended on November 11, 19

Which event provoked America to enter world war 1?

bombing of pearl harbor   No, no that is WW2, 1941. WW1 is 1914 to 1918. A reason for the US entery into the war was the sinking by a U boat (Submarine) of the Liner Lusita

What event helped prevoke the US to enter World War 1?

Well there were about 3 main reasons. 1) The sinking of a cruise ship called the Luscitania which held American passengers. 2) Because Archduke (Ferdinand i think?) was killed