The role of women changed forever with the outset of world war one
Just when it looked like the Allies might win the Battle of Gallipoli, the actions of a single Turkish minelayer, called Nusret, halted the armada.
On August 8, 1918, the Germans were taken by surprise when the British attacked and punched a 15-mile wide hole in the front. On that day the Kaiser and his generals realized the war was lost.
America tried to broker peace between the allies and the axis, the war was in Europe; America did not need to get involved.
The loss of life was so great in the First World War that many grieving relatives had sittings with mediums to contact their dead loved ones. Why did spiritualism flourish during the Great War?
Cornwall's regiment in World War 1 was the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Many of Cornwall's young men flocked to join the colours and a great many fell on the fields of Flanders and beyond.
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.
On April 22nd, 1915, Germany unleashed a new and terrible weapon on the Western Front. The Second Battle of Ypres saw the first mass use of chlorine gas in WW1, with devastating results.
The consequencies of World War 1, the cost of war and the aftermath of war.
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...