Western Front Battles of World War One: 1914-1918 Timeline

While fighting in World War One spanned continents, the longest action was to be seen on the Western Front where trench warfare led to a grinding stalemate. Millions of men fell to their deaths for minuscule gains until mobile warfare once again broke out in 1918.

Alex Browne studied History at Kings College London and is an Assistant Editor at Made From History. He specializes in post-war history in the USA and Central America.