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World War 1

November 5, 2009
  • Started in 1914-1918
  • On June 28 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated in Sarajevo
  • Austria-Hungry declared war on Serbia
  • Europe became divided into two sides
  • Allies –Great Britain, Belgium, France, Russia, Greece, Italy
  • Central power-Germany, Austria-Hungary, turkey, Bulgaria
  • War was fought in trenches, used machines guns and Germans had U-boats
  • War ended when America joined the war.
  • Many new countries were created after world war 1

By Rayisht

World War 1

November 4, 2009
  • World War 1 began on July 28, 1914 when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia.
  • 135 countries took part on World War 1, to support and more than 15 millions death happened during this time.
  • World War 1 was fought thorough most of the Europe continent.
  • The actual fighting that happened during the war was fought amongst many different fronts.
  • Most of the fighting that happened in the western fronts was trench warfare.
  • The Eastern front was fought in Central and Eastern Europe and it was one of the main places where World War 1 took place.
  • The other fronts that include a lot of fighting were at Middle Eastern fronts and the Italian fronts.
  • World War 1 was the first war where tanks, planes and other under water boat were used as common weapons.
  • The war took 4 years and was ended on 1918.
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