The spark

Main

Imperialism

1870 - 1914

International cause of WWI

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Helped start Germany as a main power in Europe

Austrian-Serbian and Bosnian Annexation Crisis

1903 - 1909

WWI

June 28 1914 - November 11 1918

Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria

June 28 1914 - june 29 1914

The Archduke was assassinated

Austria- Hungry

July 23 1914 - July 24 1914

Austria-Hungary sends an ultimatum to Serbia

Germany Decision

July 24 1914 - July 26 1914

Germany officially declares support for Austria's position

Serbia Moves the Army

July 25 1914 - July 26 1914

Germany and Austria

July 31 1914 - August 1 1914

Both Army's are now mobilized

Britan Declares War on Germany

Aug 4 1914 - Nov 11 1918

Austria Declares War on Russia

Aug 6 1914 - Nov 11 1918

Japan Declares War on Germ/Aus

Aug 23 1914 - Nov 11 1918