World War 1
Five facts about WWl
- More than 65 million men from 30 countries fought in WWI. Nearly 10 million died. The Allies (The Entente Powers) lost about 6 million soldiers. The Central Powers lost about 4 million.
Kaiser Wilhelm ll
(1859-1941) The last German Emperor, the Kaiser led Germany on a more bellicose, self-assertive foreign policy, where he wished to see Germany become a major European power. He formed a key alliance with Austria Hungary. But, distrusted by Germany’s military leaders during the First World War, he had little direct influence on the running of the war.
(1841 – 1929) French Prime Minister from 1917-1920. Clemenceau known as the “Tiger” was a key figure in holding French resolve to fight for total victory, when others considered negotiating a treaty with Germany. He took a harsh position against Germany at the Treaty of Versailles.
David Lloyd George
(1863 – 1945) Prime Minister of the UK from 1916 to the end of war. Played a key role in organising the British war effort. He created a war cabinet of five key people, which he hoped would prevent the mistakes of the first two years.
Kaiser Wilhelm ll
What are 2 KEY way WWl affected Texas
Economic events: After surveying the U.S. mobilization and financing for the war, Rockoff concludes that perhaps the greatest impact of World War I was a shift in the landscape of ideas about economics and about the proper role of government in economic activities.
2 Reasons i chose this event
Reason 1: it affected different states in different way maybe castrophic ways but they got through it. Reason 2: All the men and women working together the nurses and also the soldiers even know there injured there hleping to stay alive