Outbreak of WW1

  • Archduke Franz Ferdianand and his wife were shot at Serajevo in Serbia

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    Outbreak of WW1

  • around this time, Russia moved against Austria while Germany declared war on Russia

  • Germany invaded Belgium and attacked France

  • Britian declared war on Germany

  • The Australian Prime Minister placed the navy under the command of Britian

  • 5,000 Australian troops marched through Melbourne before they left for war

  • Australian troops left for the battlefront of Europe