Germany, Austria-Hungry, Italy (Switched sides earlier on)
France, Russia, Britian, Serbia, U.S, Italy
Causes of WWI
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism.
Spark of War
Archduke of Austria-Hungry and his wife was assasinated in Bosnia
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
Germany's Policy of sinking ships with their U-boats, enemy or neutral, that carry war material
Reasons U.S Entered WWI
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare, Zimmerman Telegram, Propaganda, Russian Revolution
The Battle of Belleau Wood
First major battle for US, France and US vs. Germany, Allies claimed victory.
The Battle of the Argonne Forest
Allies (Mostly France) vs. Central Powers (Germany), the war to end all wars.
Armistice (11th day of the 11th hour)
An agreement to stop fighting
The Big Four
Italy, France, England, and the U.S. 4 powers who met at Versallies to discuss peace
The Germans send a telegram to Mexico, asking if they would join their side. Britian intersepts it, and decodes it. They give to US as a warning.
The British ship that was topedoed by Germany. Americans also on the boat were killed.
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
The treaty signed by Russia and the Central Powers
Great Britain, France, Russia
assassinated in Sarajevo in June 1914
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire
the region along the German-Russian Border .
Wilson's plan for world peace after World War I
government bonds sold to gain money for World War I
Manfred von Richthofen
a German fighter pilot known as "The Red Baron"
The limiting of the amounts of goods people can buy - often during wartime.
Selective Service Act
law requiring men to register for military service
Treaty of Versailles
the treaty with Germany by the Allied powers which demanded huge reparations and took land from the Germans
the region of Northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battled each other.
President during WW1