World War I

Events

German Navy Laws

1898

Boer Wars

1899 - 1902

German Navy Laws

1900

Hay Pauncefote Treaty

1901

Alliance with Japan

1902

Entente cordiale with France

1904

Construction of a revolutionary battleship

1906

Entente cordiale with Russia

1907

Anglo-French naval convention

1912

Franz Ferdinand Assassination

June 28, 1914

Preparation for the Austrian government for the invasion of Serbia

July 5, 1914

48h Austrian ultimatum to Serbia

July 23, 1914

Austria declared war on Serbia

July 24, 1914

Russia mobilized troops in Serbia's defence

July 30, 1914

German mobilization

July 31, 1914

Germany declares war on Russia

August 1, 1914

German ultimatum delivered to Belgium demanding unimpeded passage for German armies

August 2, 1914

Germany declares war on France

August 3, 1914

WWI

August 4, 1914 - 1918