WWI(Part 2)

  1. New Weapons and Strategies
    • Trench Warfare
    • Machine gun
    • U-boat
    • Chemical weapons
    • Airplanes
    • Flame thrower
    • Heavy artillery
    • Tank
  2. Key Ame. Battles
    • At Chateau-Thierry allied troops stopped the Germans from taking Paris
    • Marne: Ame. troops stopped the last German offensive
    • St.Mihiel: Ame. drove the Germans back leading to the Armistice(cease-fire)
    • 11-11 11:11
  3. Treaty of Versailles
    • Peace treaty between Germany and the victorious Allies, signed on June 28, 1919
    • Limit German military
    • Set up League of Nations
    • Germ. forced to pay reparations
    • Made Germ. give up 15% of territory in Euro.
    • Surrender all of its colonies
    • Not signed by Pres. Wilson
    • Is a cause of WWII
  4. Armistice
    Truce that Germ. signed to end the war
  5. Trench Warfare
    Armies fought for mere yards of ground
  6. Selective Service Act
    Men to register with the government in order to be randomly selected for military service
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WWI(Part 2)