Historical Fiction By Claudia P

Private Peaceful

The British and Commonwealth armies were executed by firing squads

1914

Some members of the armies were killed because of desertion or cowardice, two of them sleeping at their posts'.

World War 1

July 28, 1914 - November 11, 1918

The first World War was between many countries.They destroyed many towns. It is known as the most self-destructive war in the world.

Germany declares war on France

August 3 1914

Germany felt they needed to strike at France before they did on Russia.

The United Kingdom declares war on Germany

August 4 1914

The United Kingdom declared war on Germany after Germany invaded Belgium.

60,000 British soldiers were killed in one day

July 1 1916

60,000 British soldiers were killed in one day one July 1, 1916.

The United States declares war on Germany

April 6 1917

The United States entered the war in 1917. They were on the allied side.

Events

World War 1

July 28 1914 - November 11 1918

The first World War was between many countries. They destroyed many towns. It is known as the most self-destructive war in the world.

Germany declares war on France

August 3 1914

Germany felt they needed to strike at France before they did to Russia

The United Kingdom declares war on Germany

August 4 1914

The United Kingdom declares war on Germany after Germany invades Belgium

The United States declares war on Germany

April 6 1917

In 1917 the United States entered the war,they were on the allied side.

Germany signs the armistic in France

November 11 1918

The first World War ended at the eleventh hour of the day, the eleventh day of the month, and the eleventh month.

The Treaty of Versailles officially ends World War 1

June 28 1919

The Treaty of Versailles opened after just two months of the conference. Germany could not attend the conference because they were not invited.