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WWI 1917. By Miu Yamamoto and Ai Kano. IN THE WEST. 20 Decmeber 1914-17 March 1917 Massive French attack in Champagne under Nivelle First significant attack by Allies against Germans ( since Race to the Sea) Achieve nothing except mutiny in French army

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wwi 1917

WWI 1917

By Miu Yamamoto and Ai Kano

attack in champagne

20 Decmeber 1914-17 March 1917

  • Massive French attack in Champagne under Nivelle
  • First significant attack by Allies against Germans (since Race to the Sea)
  • Achieve nothing except mutiny in French army
  • Loss of 90,000 French and German casualties
  • Sorted out by Pétain
Attack in Champagne

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Champagne

the third battle of ypres

First Battle:

    • Fought for the town, Ypres
    • Victory of allies, although losses were heavy
  • Second Battle:
    • Germany used poison gas
  • Third Battle: Passchendaele
    • Muddy condition
    • The British (324,000) against Germans (200,000)
    • Advance of only 4 miles
The Third Battle of Ypres

http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~dccfarr/summary.htm

http://www.1914.org/podcasts/podcast-31-passchendaele/

battle of cambrai

Demonstrated that tanks might cause trench warfare

  • 381 British tanks threatened the German line
  • But lack of problems prevented success of British
  • Cambrai became the model for the successful allied attacks of 1918
Battle of Cambrai

http://ja.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/ファイル:Battle_of_cambrai_4_-_German_Counter-Offensive.png

meanwhile

Italians were heavily defeated by the Germans and Austrians at Caporetto (October)

  • Defeat led to allied supreme war counsel
  • New French Premier, Clemenceau (a great war leader)
  • Lloyd George, British Prime Minister supported French
Meanwhile…

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Georges_Clemenceau_Imag1396.jpg

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:David_Lloyd_George.jpg

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ON THE

EASTRN FRONT

december 1917

Russia withdrew from the war (December 1917)

  • Revolutions inside Russia, the Bolsheviks wanted peace
  • Entire weight of German forces on the West
  • Britain captured Baghdad and Jerusalem from the Turks (giving control of vast oil supplies)
December 1917

http://www.worldology.com/Europe/world_war_1_imap.htm

april 1917

Causes

  • German U-boat campaign (Lusitania)
  • Germany persuading-> Mexico
  • “The USA made an important contribution to the allied victory”
  • USA supplied Britain and France
  • End of 1917, only one American division in action
  • Mid-1918, half a million men involved
  • Psychological boost to the Allies
April 1917

http://sunnycv.com/steve/ww1/images/94747a.jpg

http://unique-posters.tumblr.com/

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