World War 1

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  • Trench gun

    Trench gun
    The first person to make the first Trench Gun was The Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
    The Trench Gun is a shotgun adapted for military use.
    The first Trench Gun was made in November 1897.
    The Trench Gun inventor was born in Ogden, Utah.
    The short barrel on the Trench Gun allowed them to be used in tight areas such as a trench(sandbox, n.d).
  • Grenade

    The first person to make the Grenade was Marten Hale.
    A Grenade is a small bomb thrown by hand or launched.
    Bombs were made as early as the 700s.
    The first bombs were made in England.
    The reason Grenades were made is because Grenades could kill the enemy underground or behind cover
  • Balkan Wars

     Balkan Wars
    Montenegro began the war by declaring war on Turkey
    Problems people had that deprived the Ottoman Empire of all its territory in Europe
    The Balkan War started on October 8th, 1912.
    The Balkan war was fought in the Balkans, Aegean Islands, Kosovo Vilayet, and Scutari Vilayet.
    The discontent in Serbia, Bulgaria, and Greece caused the Balkan War (BBC, 2016).
  • Lusitania sinks

    There were 1265 people on the Lusitania
    The Lusitania is a boat about 787 ft long.
    May 7th, 1915 is when the Lusitania sunk
    The Lusitania sunk in Kinsale, Ireland
    A German U-boat torpedoed the Lusitania that's why it sank (The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, 2023).
  • World War I began

    World War I began
    The country Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, then Russia stepped in to protect Serbia, then Germany stepped in to help Austria-Hungary, which caused a chain reaction.
    The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand caused World War 1.
    WW1 was officially announced on July 28th,1914.

    World War 1 began in Sarajevo, Bosnia where they shot Archduke Franz Ferdinand.

    The reason They shot Archduke Franz Ferdinand is that he was a threat to Serbian Independence (Showalter & Royde-Smith, 2023).
  • Russian Revolution

    The social democrats were in the Russian Revolution.
    When the social and political changes in the Russian world.
    The Russian Revolution started in 1917.
    The Russian Revolution took place in Russia.
    The Russian Revolution had corruption and inefficiency (The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, 2023).
  • Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

    The person who had killed Archduke Ferdinand was a man known as Gavrilo Princip. Gavrilo wasn't the only one who was going to kill the Archduke; there were six more conspirators with bombs and handguns. The date of the Archduke's death is June 28, 1914. The Archduke's death took place in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. The reason Gavrilo killed the Archduke is that he served as a threat to Serbian independence (National WWI Museum and Memorial, 2023).
  • Tank

    The person who made the first Tank was Lancelot de Mole and William Tritton.
    The Tank was an armored vehicle that could shoot missiles
    The first Tank was made in September 1915.
    The first Tank was made by Great Britain.
    The Tank was made to cross the trenches in World War 1 ( Editors, 2009).
  • armistice

    During WW1, Germany and the Allied Powers agreed to cease the war on the Western front. The Armistice between Germany and the Allied powers happened on the 11th of November 1918. The Armistice had to occur due to Germany's forces on the western front collapsing during the war. Germany and the Allied powers discussed the idea of permanent peace even after the Armistice. Then, the Treaty of Versailles ended the war after half a year (Sawer, n.d.).
  • Battle of Verdun

     Battle of Verdun
    The forces who fought each other in the Battle of Verdun were France and Germany.
    The Battle of Verdun was one of the longest and bloodiest conflicts of World War I.
    The Battle of Verdun began on February 21, 1916.
    The Battle of Verdun took place on the Western Front in France.
    The reason why Germany attacked France was to crush the French army before the Allies grew in strength (Bidou, 2023).
  • Battle of Gallipoli, Somme

    Battle of Gallipoli, Somme
    In the Battle of Gallipoli, Somme Britain and France won
    Battle of Gallipoli, Somme is when Britain and French forces join together to fight German forces.
    Between July and November 1916, the Battle of Gallipoli, Somme happened
    Somme River, north-central Somme and south-eastern Pas-de-Calais Départements, France is where the Battle of Gallipoli, Somme took place.
    The Battle of Gallipoli, Somme was to expel German forces (Imperial War Museums, 2023).
  • Zimmermann Note

    Zimmermann Note
    The person who wrote the Zimmermann note is a man who is known by the name of Arthur Zimmermann.
    Arthur Zimmermann wrote this note to encourage Mexico to join forces with Germany and declare war on the United States.
    In January 1917, Zimmermann's note reached the German minister in Mexico.
    Arthur Zimmermann sent the Zimmermann note to Mexico.
    The reason Arthur Zimmermann wrote the Zimmermann Note was because of unrestricted submarine warfare (The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, 2023)
  • U.S. enters war

    The president when the United States entered World War 1 was a man named Woodrow Wilson.
    The reason Woodrow Wilson entered World War 1 was because Germany attacked merchant ships that belonged to the United States.
    The United States entered World War 1 on April 6 1917.
    The first U.S. soldiers made it to Europe in June 1917.
    Woodrow Wilson said Germany broke its pledge to stop submarine warfare ( Editors, 2021).
  • Russia withdraws from war

    Vladimir Lenin was the person to withdraw Russia from the war in 1918.
    The reason Russia had started was because of the Tsar's overthrow.
    The great Vladimir Lenin withdrew from World War 1 in 1918.
    World War 1 occurred in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.
    Russia withdrew from World War 1 to build their nation into a communist state ( Editors, 2021).
  • Battle of Chateau-Thierry

    Battle of Chateau-Thierry
    France and America fought the Germans in the Battle of Chateau-Thierry.
    The Germans attacked, and the AEF hit Germany with a counter.
    The Battle of Chateau-Thierry happened on July 18, 1918.
    The Battle of Chateau-Thierry took place in France, Château-Thierry.
    Part of the Allied effort was pushing the Germans back from advancing further (Goldenberg, 2018).
  • Battle of Argonne

    Battle of Argonne
    1.2 million French, Siamese, and American soldiers had a war in the Forest of Argonne.
    The Battle of Argonne was the final offensive of World War 1.
    The Battle of Argonne was on September 26, 1918.
    The Battle of Argonne was in France, Forest of Argonne.
    The Battle of Argonne was to force the Germans back to Germany ( Editors, 2020).
  • First meeting of the League of Nations

    Forty-one members of each state gathered for a meeting.
    The League of Nations is an international organization.
    They started the League of Nations on January 10, 1920.
    The League of Nations was in Geneva.
    The League of Nations was made for solving international disputes (The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, 2023).
  • The Treaty of Versailles signed

    Woodrow Wilson(United States president), Georges Clemenceau(French Premier), and David Lloyd George(British Prime Minister) signed The Treaty of Versailles.
    The Treaty of Versailles is a peace document signed at the end of World War 1.
  • The Treaty of Versailles signed pt2

    The Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28th, 1919.
    The Treaty of Versailles was signed in the former Palace’s famous Hall of Mirrors.
    The Treaty of Versailles was signed to make peace between Germany and the Allied Powers (The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, 2023).