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World War I

  • World war 1 started

    World war 1 started
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    When World War 1 started and ended

  • Germany declares war on Russia

    Germany declares war on Russia
  • The battle of Tanneberg

    The battle of Tanneberg
  • The battle of Marne

    The battle of Marne
  • Christmas truce at the World War 1

    Christmas truce at the World War 1
  • Gallipoli Campaign started

    Gallipoli Campaign started
  • Unrestricted Submarine Warfare

    Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
  • War under the sea: the u-boat threat

    War under the sea: the u-boat threat
  • The landing at Sulva Bay

    The landing at Sulva Bay
  • Battle of the Lone Pine

    Battle of the Lone Pine
    The battle of Lone Pine was fought between Australian and Turkish forces during the First World War between 6th and 10th of August. This battle was part of the Gallipoli campaign, the battle was part of a division to draw Turkish attention away from the main assaults against Sari Bair.
  • Battle of the Nek

    Battle of the Nek
    This battle was fought on a very small battlefield, the size of a tennis court. This battles reulted in a lot of casualties for the Australians. This battle was classified as a suicidal mission. It connected the Anzac trenches on the ridge known as Russel’s top to the knoll.
  • Gallipoli campaign ended

    Gallipoli campaign ended
  • The battle of Jutland

    The battle of Jutland
    The battle of Jutland was a naval battle fought by the Royal Navy’s Grand Fleet from the Royal Australian navy and Royal Canadian Navy against the Imperial German Navy’s. This battle was fought on 31st of may and 1 June 1916 in the north sea near Jutland. It was the largest naval battle and the only full scale clash of battleships in the war. It was the only third ever fleet action between steel battleships following the smaller but more important battles of the Yellow Sea.
  • The battle of Somme

    The battle of Somme
    The battle of the Somme was on either side of the river Somme in France. The battle saw British Expeditionary force and the French Army mount a joint offensive against the German Army, which had engaged a quite large part of the north of France since its invasion of the country in August. The battle of Somme was one of the largest battles of the war.
  • The battle of Fromelles

    The battle of Fromelles
    The battle of Fromelles was the first major battle that the Australians fought on the Western front. 1,500 British and 5,533 Australian soldiers were killed. The first army and second army prepared attacks to support the fourth army on the Somme 80 kilometres to the south to use any weakening of the German defences opposite.
  • The United States declares war on Germany

    The United States declares war on Germany
    At 8:30 on the evening of April 2nd 1917, president Wilson appeared before a joint session of Congress and asked for a declaration of war against Germany in order to make the world same democracy, on April 4th, Congress granted Wilson’s request.
  • The third battle of Ypres

    The third battle of Ypres
    The third battle of Ypres was a campaign of the First World War fought by the British and their allies against the German empire. The battle took place on the Western Front for control of the ridges south and east of Belgian city of Ypres in West Flanders as part of a strategy decided by the allies at conferences.
  • The battle of Cambrai

    The battle of Cambrai
    The battle of Cambrai was a British campaign of the First World War. The battle was to include an experimental artillery action. Major General Tudor, Commander Royal Artillery suggested trying out new artillery-infantry techniques on his sector of the front. The battle is often erroneously noted for being the first mass use of tanks in a combines arms operation.
  • The second battle of the Marne

    The second battle of the Marne
    The second battle of the Marne begins it was the last major German spring offensive on the Western front during the First World War. The German assault failed when an allied defence led by French forces and included several hundred tanks overwhelmed the German on their right flank. The German beat marked the start of the relentless allied advance.
  • The Treaty of Versailles

    The Treaty of Versailles
    The treaty of Versailles was the end of World War I. It ended the state war between Germany and the Allied powers. The other Central powers on the German side of World War I were handled with in separate treaties. Although the armistice signed on 11 November 1918 ended the actual fighting, it took six months of conferences at the Paris Peace Conference to conclude the peace of treaty.