WWI

Events

START OF WWI

January 8, 1914

INVASION OF LUXEMBOURG

FEBRUARY 8, 1914

GERMAN ARMY INVADED LUXEMBOURG

WAR ON FRANCE

MARCH 8, 1914

GERMANY DECLARES WAR ON FRANCE WHICH VIOLATATED A TREATY SIGNED BY PRUSSUA RESPECTING BELGIAN NEUTRALITY

WAR DECLARED ON GERMANY AND AUSTRIA-HUNGARY

APRIL 8, 1914

BRITIAN DECLARIES WAR ON GERMANY AND AUSTRIA-HUNGARY AS A RESULT OF THE INVASION ON FRANCE AND CANANDA FOLLOWED SUIT AND JOINS WAR BUT U.S. DECLARES AMERICAN NEUTRALITY

ASSASSINATION OF ARCHDUKE FERDINAND

JUNE 28, 1914

A Serbian Nationalist assassinated Archduke Francis Ferdinando heir to Austria-Hungary throne and his wife

GERMAN SUPPORT

JULY 5, 1914

AUSTRIA WAS PROMISED SUPPORT AGAINST SERBIA BY KAISER WILLIAM II OF GERMANY

BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCES LANDS IN FRANCE

JULY 8, 1914

TO HELP STOP GERMANY THE FRENCH AND BELGIANS STOP GERMAN OFFENSIVES

RUSSIA MOBILIZES

JULY 30, 1914

RUSSIA MOBILIZES IT'S VAST ARMY TO INTERVENE AGAINST Austria-hUNGARY

MUSTARD GAS ENTERED

APRIL 22, 1915

GERMANY USED THE FIRST CHEMICAL WARFARE KNOWN AS MUSTARD GAS

SINKING OF THE LUSITANIA

MAY 7, 1915

A GERMAN U-BOAT SANK THE LUSITANIA

END OF WWI

NOVEMBER 11, 1915

GERMANY SIGNED AN ARMISIICE AGREEMENT WITH THE ALLIED FORCES CAUSE ONCE UNITED STATES ENTERED WWI IT TIPPED THE SCALES IN THE ALLIES FAVOR. WWI WAS KMOWN FOR"'THE WAR TO END ALL WARS"

UNITED STATES ENTER WORLD WAR I

APRIL 6, 1916

UNITED STATES ENTERS INTO THE FIGHT AGAINST GERMANY

TANKS FIRST USED

SEPTEMBER 1916

THE BRITISH FIELDED THE FIRST TANK IN WWI IT WAS ALSO CALLED LITTLE WILLIE

SUBMARINE WARFARE

FEBRUARY 15, 1917

GERMANY RESUMES UNRESTRICTED SUBMARINE WARFARE