The End of WWI, and the Treaty of Versailles. M. DiLuccio. Events of 1917. America joins the war with the Allies (April 1917). Why? Because Germans kept sinking American ships with U- boats from 1915-1917. Germany also wanted Mexico to go to war with America in January 1917.
America in the War
These pictures shows the sinking of an American ship (called the “Lusitania”) in 1915.
responsibility for the war.
was taken away and given away
Britain, Russia and their friends
League of Nations is Created under the Treaty
Problems with League of Nations
Controlled by League of NationsLand given to other countries What remained of Germany
Was the Treaty of Versailles Fair????
It had many effects