Terror From Trenches

Machine Gun Massacre

Machine Gunners

machine gun were invented to wipe about a mass amount of people at once, but the men often faced the harshest punishment upon capture ussally they were killed because they were hated by infintry soldiers. "Machine-gunners were deeply hated by the infantry and they were more likely to be killed when captured than other soldiers." These technological advances have taken part in the large death toll.

"Machine-Guns." Machine-Guns. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Nov. 2013.

Trench Warfare

Started when a German general ordered his troops to dig holes in parts of France, Germany, and Belgium. "The Trench System." Trench System. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2013.