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Famous Battles

Francis Ferdinand assassinated at Sarajevo

June 28, 1914

Kaiser William II promised German support for Austria against Serbia

July 5, 1914

Austria declared war on Serbia

July 28, 1914

Germany declared war on Russia

August 1, 1914

Germany declared war on France and invaded Belgium.

August 3, 1914

Britain declared war on Germany

August 4, 1914

Germany invaded France

August 23, 1914

Russian army defeated at Tannenburg and Masurian Lakes

August 26, 1914

Battle of the Marne started

September 6, 1914 - September 12, 1914

Weapons