Rudolf von Eschwege was the only German fighter pilot on the Balkan Front. He was so successful that the British finally resorted to setting a diabolical trap for the “Eagle of the Aegean Sea”.
What was it like for the soldiers of World War 1 living in the filthy trenches? Visit the WWI trenches and learn more about the war here.
Songs during World War 1 weren't just for entertainment, they were for propaganda purposes too. Troops, however, often sent their own messages back to their officers and governments via their own subversive songs.
America tried to broker peace between the allies and the axis, the war was in Europe; America did not need to get involved.
The consequencies of World War 1, the cost of war and the aftermath of war.
World war 1 a day in the trenches, a look into the daily routine of a soldiers life in the trenches of world war 1
Belgium’s neutrality was guaranteed in perpetuity under a treaty signed in 1839. Germany had issued an ultimatum, and Belgium had refused. Belgium was now facing a formidable foe.
Weapons used in World War 1, on land, in the air and at sea
During the First World War, several hundred men were shot at dawn by firing squads made up of their own comrades, supposedly for cowardice and desertion. Many were suffering from trauma and other physical, psychological...
Why 99.99% of Imperial German flight badges on eBay are fake, and what to do about it. What WW1 airmen had to do to earn these badges, and why airfield operations stopped during a first solo.