Category Archives: World War I

8 Things You Should Know About American Soldiers In World War I

In the last couple weeks, we’ve talked about America’s entry into World War I and the American pilots who’d been fighting and flying in France long before 1917. Today, we’ll focus on a few-facts about U.S. Soldiers in the conflict; … Continue reading

Posted in World War I | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

10 Things You Should Know About America’s First Combat Pilots

On the Fourth of July 1917, American troops marched through Paris, cheered by the French who enthusiastically welcomed a new ally. After years on the sidelines, the United States joined World War I and sent its volunteers toward the trenches … Continue reading

Posted in World War I | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

7 Things You Should About America Entering World War I

It’s April 2017, and 100 years since the United States entered World War I. America was a late-comer to the costly conflict; the war had been going on for almost three years before the U.S. joined. The war started with … Continue reading

Posted in World War I | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

WWI Christmas Scene

Here’s Part 1 of your promised Christmas gift from Gazette665! (Part 2 will follow in a couple days.) Well, my mom always said don’t watch the commercials on TV (and she’s right), but when a friend sent me this video … Continue reading

Posted in European History, Holidays, World War I | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Where Was America?

Good Morning (Afternoon or Evening)!  This is the fifth and final post in the series “Demystifying WWI.”  In case you want to review or are joining us for the first time, here are some links to  the previous posts this … Continue reading

Posted in European History, World War I | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

New Weapons: New Warfare

What do you think of when you think of World War I? After all the alliance mess and initial outbreak of war, the next thing that comes to my mind is trench warfare. Technically, trench warfare was not a new … Continue reading

Posted in European History, World War I | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments