World War 1

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The assassination of Franz Ferdinand

6/28/1914

Serbian student assassinated Austrian Archduke Ferdinand and his wife.

Start of WW1

7/28/1914

Britain Declare War

8/4/1914

Declared war on Germany

Battle of the Frontiers

8/14/1914 - 8/24/1914

Series of battles at the eastern frontier of France and southern Belgium

Unofficial Christmas Truce

12/24/1914

Germany and British soldiers exchange greetings.

Gallipolli campaign begins

4/25/1915

British and French operation was mounted to capture the Ottoman

The zappelin air raid on Britain

5/31/1915

German increased the use of airships. Zepplin attacking London

The Battle of Verdun

2/21/1916

German mounted attack on French

Battle of the Somme

7/14/1916

The Battle of the Somme was one of the largest battles of the war

Battle of the Somme

7/14/1916

during the Battle of the Somme there was a lost of 58,000 British troops

recovery of france and belgium

10/19/1918

The allies had taken back almost all of German-occupied France and of Belgium

End of WW1

11/11/1918

The treaty of Versailles is signed

5/7/1919

The treaty is signed