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Which country first used tanks during World War 1?

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Tanks were a British invention. They were supposed to have been named tanks because when they were transported to France they were stored in huge crates and listed on the manifests as �water tanks�. I think they were used at the battle of the somme.  
The term "tank" was a deliberate attempt to conceal the true nature of the weapon.
Did you know that the first operational tanks were Male and Female in design? The males had more guns and the females were somewhat faster, but faster is a relative word as the fastest WW ONE tank could only get up to 5 mph. They also had a bad habit of catching on fire.

The Battle of the Somme is correct and also tanks were first used only to break down barbed wire and breach enemy lines so troops could follow in with little resistance...
Because it is very affective.
Tanks were developed in an attempt to break the trench war stalemate.
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World War 1 tanks how was it first used?

Tanks were just used as back ups. Not like todays tanks that are used in the front to push through the lines. Tanks had many flaws still since they were just introduced by Bri

What countries had tanks in World War 1?

Germany experimented with some models, but mostly used captured British and French tanks. The answer to this specific question is: Great Britain, France, Germany, and th

What was the first tank in World War 1?

Prototypes were built in Great Britain during 1915, and a similar process took place in France at roughly the same time. The answer is somewhat complicated, but what the Briti

Were tanks used during World War 1?

The British were the first to use a tank in World War I, a Mark I,during the Battle of Flers-Courcellette on 15 September 1916. WWIwas the first war in which tanks were used.

Was it the first time tanks were used in world war 1?

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,