Kaiser William II promised German support for Austria against Serbia
Austria declared war on Serbia
Germany declared war on Russia
Britain declared war on Germany
Turkey entered the war on Germany’s side. Trench warfare started to dominate the Western Front.
The Allies started the evacuation of Gallipoli
The first Zeppelin raid on Britain took place
Battle for Gallipoli was started.
Took place at the peninsula of Gallipoli in the Ottoman Empire. Joined British and Frencharmies set out to capture Ottoman capital of Constantinople and control a water route to Russia. they both failed leading to a large bloodshed.
Conscription introduced in Britain
Lloyd George becomes British Prime Minister
Germany’s unrestricted submarine warfare campaign started
Britain launched a major offensive on the Western Front
Britain captured Jerusalem from the Turks
The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk was signed between Russia and Germany.
The Treaty of Versailles was signed by the Germans.