World War 1 and Great Depression
World War 1 just started. America got involved when Germany sank a British ship. It killed 128 Americans on board. So America did strike back at Germany.
Germany Sinks a British Ship
When Germany sank the British ship it killed 128 Americans.
These soldiers are planning their attack in a trench.
These soldiers are fighting in the trenches.
Many people believed that stock prices would never fall. However in October 1929 stock prices fell this is called The Great Depression. By the end of October stock prices had crashed. Many people had little money, and could not afford many goods. Many banks and businesses closed. So we are left without money.
This is how much the stock prices fell during 1929 to 1933
This is an article of the stock prices falling
This is an other article about the Great Depression