World War 1
By: Makayla Taheri
In 1917 Germany sent out submarines to to sink the American ships.
Germany developed a plan to attack the U.S and and sent a secret message to Mexico called the Zimmerman Telegraph. saying if you join sides with us and attack America you can have back the lands they took from you.
This war claimed the lives of 18 million soldiers. About 20 million people killed world wide. After pounding Russia into admension and forcing America to join, Germany was still the one to call for peace from the lack of supplies they needed.
War In The Trenches
New Weapons Used
Life in the trenches lead to new weapons and more deaths.
Diseases From Living In Trenches
Alot of soldiers that lived in the trenches got many diseases, trench foot, and frost bite.
No Mans Land
No mans land was the area between the trenches. July 1, 1916 Brittian lost 60,000 troops i n asingle day and 1.2 million died in total during the battle.