Tarone 11 Timeline

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  • Franz Ferdinand

    Franz Ferdinand
    Ferdinand is assassinated in Sarajevo
  • Schliffen Plan

    Schliffen Plan
    Germany declared war on France and invaded Belgium. Germany had to implement the Schlieffen Plan.
  • Labor Shortage

    Labor Shortage
    America stated experiencing a labor shortage after the first two years of WWI
  • Women's Peace Party

    Women's Peace Party
    Was the first autonomous national women's political organization in the United States
  • Lusitania sunk

    Lusitania sunk
    German U-boat sinks the Lusitania
  • Trench Warfare

    Trench Warfare
    Trench Warfare- armies fought for mere yards or ground
  • Selective Service Act

    Selective Service Act
    Selective Service Act is enabled, and required men to register for military service protection. By the end of 1918, 24 million men had registered under the act
  • USA declares war on Germay

    USA declares war on Germay
  • Espionage and Sedition Acts

    A person could be fined up to $10,000 and sentenced to 20 years in jail for interfering with the war effort or for saying anything disloyal, profane, or abusive about the governmentor the war effort
  • Austria-Hungary surrenders

    Austria-Hungary surrenders
    Austria-Hungary surrenders to the Allies
  • Germany signs an armstice with the Allies

    Germany signed an armistice with the Allies – the official date of the end of World War One
  • Big Four

    Big Four
    The Big Four and leaders of the defeated nations gathered in the Hall of Mirrors of te Palace of Versailles to sign the peace treaty
  • Wilson and his speeches

    Wilson and his speeches
    President Wison set out on an 8,000 mile tour and delivered 34 speeches in about 2 weeks, explaining why the U.S. should join the League of Nations
  • Wilson's Death

    Wilson's Death
    President Wilson suffers a stroke and lays partially paralyzed for more than two months. His once powerful voice was no more than a thick whisper
  • U.S. and Germany

    The United States and Germany sign a seperate peace treaty in 1921