World War 1

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World War 1 Dates

Tuesday, July 28th 1914 at 9pm to Monday, Nov. 11th 1918 at 11pm

This is an online event.

in the western front

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The War in the Western Front

Germany started the war on the western front. France and Great Britain tried to hold off Paris but they failed. USA entered the war that is when tanks and chemical weapons. The allied that were fighting on the Western front had tanks and gas masks. The Central Powers were Germany and Austria Hungary. They used chemical weapons that could spread in tha air burning lungs and blinding the enemy.

the u-Boats

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the u-boat

They fought in Central France when Germany launched a submarine called a Uboat. U-20 sunk the Lusitania near Great Britain.


The Sinking of the Lusitania

Torpedoed by German U-boat U-20 on Friday 7 May 1915. Wreck lies approximately 11 mi (18 km) off the Old Head of Kinsale Lighthouse in 300 ft (91 m) of water.

the eastern front

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Eastern Front

The Eastern Front was fought in Russia by Germany and Austria Hungary. It was the biggest battle in the war. In the Eastern Front Russia quit the war because a Civil War began in Russia.