weapons of world war 1!!

weaponry of the nations

bolt action rifle

the bolt action rifle was the main use gun in the trenches of ww1, it holds 15 rounds capable of hitting an enemy 1400 meters away

machine gun

the machine gun needed 4 to 6 men working them and had to be on a flat surface. it had the power of 100 guns.

field gun

Large field guns had a long range and could deliver devastating blows to the enemy but needed up to 12 men to work them. They fired shells which exploded on impact.

gasses and explosives !:)

poison gas

poison gas was most feared of ALL weapons, it was first used by the Germans in the battle of Ypres (not accurate). the gas was soo horrible that they agreed to ban the gas from further use. if inhaled, it would destroy the lungs, and thraught by eating away your lung tissue

planes

Planes were also used for the first time. At first they were used to deliver bombs and for spying work but became fighter aircraft armed with machine guns, bombs and some times cannons. Fights between two planes in the sky became known as 'dogfights'