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World War 1 Essay

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World War I
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This article is about the major war of 1914–1918. For other uses, see World War One (disambiguation) and Great War (disambiguation).
"WW1" and "WWI" redirect here. For the album by White Whale, see WWI (album).
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World War I
WW1 TitlePicture For Wikipedia Article.jpg
Clockwise from top: trenches on the Western Front; a British Mark IV Tank crossing a trench; Royal Navy battleship HMS Irresistible sinking after striking a mine at the Battle of the Dardanelles; a Vickers machine gun crew with gas masks, and German Albatros D.III biplanes
Date 28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918 (Armistice)
Treaty of Versailles signed 28 June 1919
(4 years and 11 months)
Treaty of Saint-Germain-en-Laye signed 10 September 1919
Treaty of Neuilly-sur-Seine signed 27 November 1919
Treaty of Trianon signed 4 June 1920
Treaty of Sèvres signed 10 August 1920
Location Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Pacific Islands, China and off the coast of South and North America
Result Allied victory

    End of the German, Russian, Ottoman, and Austro-Hungarian empires
    Formation of new countries in Europe and the Middle East
    Transfer of German colonies and regions of the former Ottoman Empire to other powers
    Establishment of the League of Nations. (more...)

Belligerents
Allied (Entente) Powers

France
British Empire

    Australia
    Canada
    India
    Newfoundland
    New Zealand
    South Africa
    United Kingdom

Russia (1914–17)
Italy (1915–18)
United States (1917–18)
Serbia
Romania (1916–18)
Japan
Belgium
Greece (1917–18)
Portugal (1916–18)
...and others
Central Powers

German Empire

    Baden
    Bavaria
    Prussia
    Saxony
    Württemberg

Austria-Hungary
Ottoman Empire
Bulgaria (1915–18)

Co-belligerents
Jabal Shammar
...and others
Commanders and...

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