Military artillery is only used to exterminate our race Essay

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Military artillery is only used to exterminate our race The military artillery that was used in World War I was one of the several causes of the death of more than a billion of soldiers, and innocent people; done by land, at the trenches, in the marine and with different poisons substances. In the trenches the weapons that were used where mostly characterized because they had to be able to shoot at a high speed and to kill many soldiers in a short period of time, the most known and used was the machine gun. The gas grenades were another weapon that killed and made secondary effects on the soldiers, ones that let soldiers totally incapacitated. In the marine, the weapon that was most used to attack, was the submarine torpedoes which killed a grate amount of people and leaving their bodies underwater. In the trenches the weapons that were used where mostly characterized because they had to be able to shoot at a high speed and to kill many soldiers in a short period of time, the most known and used was the machine gun. One of the weapons that was mostly used in the trenches was the machine gun who were used to fire up to 600 bullets a minute (the equivalent of 250 men with rifles), also known as “weapons of mass destruction” (World War weapons n. pag). This machine would rapidly overheat and become inoperative, and they required great quantities of water to cool down and be able to fire again, but they would be able to overheat relatively quickly (Weapons of War: Machine Guns n. pag). The machine was used and operated by elite infantry units, and they worked because of the gas produced by the explosion of powder in each machine gun cartridge created recoil which served to continuously operate the machine gun mechanism (Weapons of trench warfare n. pag). Also these machines were modified and adapted to use them in tanks and were made lighter so soldier

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