Poison Gas ( Phosgene)

Phosgene how it works & what it dose?

It was put into a empty shell and filed with the gas and shot out of cannons in the ground.

What Phosgene dose is it cause coughing, difficulty breathing & irritation to the throat and eyes.


  • smells like cut grass or hay.
  • colorless gas.
  • oily liquid.

Was it successfully used?

Yes it was used successfully used by the Germans on the British at ypres

85% all gas related fatalities in WW1 was from Phosgene gas