World War I Information & Resources

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The Christmas Truce

Build Up to the Truce The Christmas truce was not technically one single truce rather it was a series of unofficial ceasefires although an…

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Who Was Ferdinand Foch?

Before the War Ferdinand Foch was born 2 October 1851 in Tarbes near the French-Spanish border. He took an interest in the military from an…

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Who Was Kaiser Wilhelm?

Part of the Mediakraft Networks YouTube show The Great War, written and presented by Indiana Neidell. Childhood Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albrecht von Preußen was born…

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The War in the Trenches

Origins of Trenches Though the extent of trenches in the Great War was unprecedented trenches themselves were not a new notion. In both the…

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Who Was the Red Baron?

Part of the Mediakraft Networks YouTube show The Great War, written and presented by Indiana Neidell. Early Life Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen was born…