The Treaty of Versailles

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The Treaty of Versailles

  • The document was signed on 28 June 1919 at the Palace of Versailles in France
  • It was signed between the Allies and Germany was the agreement that ended the fighting in the west of Europe
  • The Allies were Britain, France, Italy, and United States
  • The document was set out terms for Germany's punishment after they had taken responsibility for the Great War they had created
  • Germany had to give massive amounts of land to the Allies, had to pay reparation money to the Allies, and limit the size of their army to 100,000\
  • This document made Germany vulnerable and wishing for revenge, and that of course resulted the rise of Hitler and WWII