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Assassination of Franz Ferdinand

28 June 1914

Francis Ferdinand assassinated at Sarajevo.

The Start of World War I

28 July 1914

This was a war centered in Europe, it involved many countries in the world.

Britain declares war

4 August 1914

Britian declares war on Germany.

The battle of Frontiers

14 August 1914

This was a series of battles fought along the eastern frontier of France and in southern Belgium

Unofficial Christmas Truce

24 December 1914

Soldiers had a rest from war.

Dardanelles/Gallipoli campaign begins

25 April 1915

This took place on the Gallipoli peninsula in the Ottoman Empire.

Zeppelin Air Raid

31 May 1915

A cigar shaped air ship with gas balloons, it landed bombs on Britain.

Battle of Verdum

21 February 1916

This was one of the major battles in world war I. It was fought by German and France armies.

Battle of the Somme

1 July 1916

This was a terrifying battle in world war I, many soldiers were lost, most in German and Britain.

The Treaty of Versailles is signed

28 June 1918

The treaty of Versailles is signed by German.

Recovery of France and Belgium allies

15 october 1918

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

End of World War I

11 November 1918

The end of all wars.