WW1 Timeline

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    WW1 impacts timeline

    By John Logos 9GY
  • Triple Alliance

    Triple Alliance
    Military alliance among Germany, Austria–Hungary, and Italy.
  • Nieuport

    Nieuport
    Nieuport plane company invented. eventually became supplier for WW1.
    (exact date unknown)
  • Russo-Japanese War

    Russo-Japanese War
    The Russo-Japanese War was a war between the Japanese Empire and the Russian Empire.The Japanese won over Russia,war grew out of the ambitions of the Russian Empire and Japanese Empire over Manchuria and Korea.
  • The Moroccan Crisis

    The Moroccan Crisis
    Germany attempted to use the issue of Morocco's independence to increase frictions between France and the United Kingdom. though ended in failiure and increased hostility for Germany.
  • Triple Entente

    Triple Entente
    The Triple Entente was an alliance between the Russian Empire, the French and Great Britain formed in 1907.
  • Bosnian Crisis

    Bosnian Crisis
    Austria-Hungary took over the former Turkish province of Bosnia.
  • Henry Ford

    Henry Ford
    Henry Ford makes the assembly line.
  • The Balkan Wars

    The Balkan Wars
    The Balkan Wars were two conflicts that took place in the Balkan Peninsula in south-eastern Europe in 1912 and 1913. fought by Greece, Serbia, Montenegro and Bulgaria against Ottoman Empire. (exact date unknown).
  • Russia humiliated

    Russia humiliated
    Russia was humiliated because of its inability to support Serbia during the Bosnian crisis of 1908 or the First Balkan War, and announced a major reconstruction of its military.
  • The Battle of Ypres

    The Battle of Ypres
    Britain and Germany seek control of Flanders Town. With help from Australia.
  • Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
    Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to Austria-Hungary's throne, and his wife, Sophie, are assassinated by Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip.
  • European powers

    European powers
    Hostility between the great European powers of the four decades leading up to the war.
  • WW1 started

    WW1 started
    World war has been declared.
  • Germany Declares War on France

    Germany Declares War on France
    Germany declared war on France and invaded Belgium.
  • Britain Declares War on Germany

    Britain Declares War on Germany
    Britian declares war on Germany. Britain troops invaded Belgium. Britain extablishes a Navel Blockade on the English Channel
  • First German Air Raid on Britain

    First German Air Raid on Britain
    wo German zeppelins drop bombs on Great Yarmouth and King's Lynn on the eastern coast of England.
  • WW1 fighter planes

    WW1 fighter planes
    Introduction of planes into WW1 specifically the Nieuport 10.
  • Winston Churchill

    Winston Churchill
    Seved as head of Britain’s until he was demoted in 1915.
  • The Battle of Verdun

    The Battle of Verdun
    The Battle of Verdun began. The Germans launched a large scale attack against Verdun (France). This battle will become the longest battle of the war. This battle resulted in 698,000 battlefield deaths.
  • The Red Scare

    The Red Scare
    The Red Scare started in 1917 when Russia had a revolution. Russia was then called the Soviet Union, and the government turned into communits.
  • German Forces Begin Withdrawal

    German Forces Begin Withdrawal
    German forces begin withdrawal to strong positions on the Hindenburg Line.
  • Battle of Messines

    Battle of Messines
    British Second Army under General Sir Herbert Plumer started an attack. Which in three hours resulted in the capture of the Messines Ridge on the South side.
  • U-Boat Warfare

    U-Boat Warfare
    German leaders decide to launch an unrestricted U-boat warfare one major concern,whether or not this would provoke an American response.
  • Gavrilo Princip

    Gavrilo Princip
    Princip was trained by a Serbian terrorist group known as the Black Hand. When he assassinated Franz Ferdinand it became widely considered to be the opening shot of World War I. Gavrilo died of turberculosis during his time in prison.
  • USA attack Germans

    USA attack Germans
    American forces attack the Germans. As they are in the process of retreating from the St.-Mihiel salient. This was part of a plan in which the Americans would break through the German lines and capture the city of Metz.
  • Submarine Warfare

    Submarine Warfare
    Germany ceases unrestricted submarine warfare.German U-boat submarine fires the last torpedo of WWI. Germany declared the area around the British Isles a war zone.
  • Germany begins negotiations

    Germany begins negotiations
    Germany begins negotiations for an armistice with the Allies in Ferdinand Foch's railway carriage. The headquarters at Compiegne.
  • End of WW1

    End of WW1
    The First World War officially ended.
  • KKK

    KKK
    This is when the second group started. The clan ent after African Americans, Christians, and other groups that they thought that didn't belong.
  • Start of Prohibition

    Start of Prohibition
    alcohol was banned because of the Eighteenth Amendment. The women were grateful that it was taking into place because they thought that the households would be more safe from their husbands. Although men did not agree with it
  • National Origins Act

    National Origins Act
    It was written to limit the number of immigrants that enter the United States.
  • The Great Depression

    The Great Depression
    The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the decade preceding World War II.
  • End of Prohibition

    End of Prohibition
    TheTwenty-first Amendment replaced the Eighteenth Amendment.