The U-boat War in World War Two (1939-1945) and World War One (1914-1918). Over 30,000 pages on the officers, the boats, technology and the Allied efforts to counter the U-boat threat There were five campaign medals available for individuals who saw service in the First World War. An individual, male or female, could be issued with a maximum of three of these medals, although there are a small number of exceptions to the rule A site of links for the study of World War I. WORLD WAR I RESEARCH SITE. Welcome to Ms. Weid's World War I research haven WW1 Aviation Heritage Trust Ltd . We intend to provide an enduring flying collection of World War I Allied and German aircraft based in the UK flying from heritage sites like Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome The Aftermath of World War I saw drastic political, cultural, economic, and social change across Eurasia (Europe and Asia), Africa, and even in areas outside those that were directly involved
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918 Who was in the most perilous position during WWI: Soldier or Pilot ? With planes made of wood and linen pilots were in danger before they engaged the enemy
Propaganda postcards on all facets of World War 1 (the Great War) from all the warring countries. Including so called mocking cards from these nations, with historical background In August of 1918, the Allied commanders on the western front decided to go on the offensive. Starting on August 8th, a series of battles were fought called the Hundred Days Offensive. These battles included the Battle of Amiens, the Second Battle of the Somme, and several battles along Germany's. Broadsword Antiques: We offer for sale original items from the Georgian and Victorian period covering both WW1 and WW2. Here you will find German and British uniforms, headgear, edged weapons and equipment, with a strong emphasis on Scottish militaria World War I was a major conflict fought between 1914 and 1918. Other names for World War I include the First World War, WWI, the War to End All Wars, and the Great War. Who fought in World War I? World War I was fought between the Allied Powers and the Central Powers. The main members of the Allied. . Shifting sand off Wissant, near Calais, is exposing.
Click HERE to return to WW I section on History page. Click HERE to return to WW I section on Lessons Learned page. The Air Battle of St. Mihiel. Air Campaign Planning Process Background Pape The machine-gun was a game-changing weapon of mass destruction. But did this awesome threat actually save lives? When, in 1861, Dr Richard Gatling patented the Gatling gun - one of the first. 100 years of armored warfare. The Tank Mark I marked both the dawn of armored warfare and the start of the whole tank lineage that would soon find its treasured place in almost all armies of the world Legendary Aviators and Aircraft of World War One. By Stephen Sherman, Aug. 2001.Updated July 8, 2013. T hey fought in canvas and wood biplanes that could barely fly 100 MPH Background to the registration and burial of WW1 war dead on The Western Front and where to find records of them
Manfred von Richthofen The Red Baron - Top Ace of WWI, 80 victories. By Stephen Sherman, Aug. 2001.Updated Aug. 1, 2012. T he Red Baron was one of those heroes whose life seems almost scripted The second French tank. Developed in parallel with the Schneider CA, the Saint Chamond was the second tank built by the French in 1917.It dwarfed the Renault FT and was the most heavily armed Allied tank of the war Most accounts suggest the truce began with carol singing from the trenches on Christmas Eve, a beautiful moonlit night, frost on the ground, white almost everywhere, as Pvt. Albert Moren of. D-Day 75th Anniversary 2019 WW2 & WW1 Battlefield Tour for Canadians: Includes WW1 Western Front plus 75th Anniversary D-Day WW2 Juno Beach - Normand