Asked in France
What was the trenches across belgium and France known as?
They were the western front. But the different trenches were front line trenches, communication trenches. ...
Why did they make trenches in world war 1?
The concrete machine gun had just been invented and it was impossible to cross plains without being mowed down. So instead, both sides dug trenches and held their ground. ...
Asked in World War 1, WW1 Trench Warfare
How close were some of the trenches to the German trenches?
It has been found that some of the trenches actually joined up. so infact the trenches where shared. 01010101994q9 rs ...
Asked in Inventions, Tanks (vehicle)
Why were military tanks invented?
Because In WW1 soldiers were running across trenches and getting constantly getting killed in mass numbers by Machine guns so engineers devices a way to keep soldiers alive, and stop the enemy and destroy their trenches. ...
Asked in WW1 Trench Warfare
What were reserve trenches used for?
Reserve trenches were used as supplies for the trenches out the front. In world war one, they had come up with a technique of hiding in trenches before they fight. To do this properly, they had made them zig-zags. The trenches on the front line were where the soldiers would fight from. Reserve trenches were used in case these people had anything happen to them and they needed to use more trenches and more men. Throughout the war, the conditions of...