by tudor radu james ramlal jordan goulbourne harris lytwyn
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Vimy Ridge

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 17

Vimy Ridge - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 269 Views
  • Uploaded on

By: Tudor Radu , James Ramlal , Jordan Goulbourne , Harris Lytwyn. Vimy Ridge. Setting. Date: April 9 th  – April 12 th 1917 Location: Vimy, Pas-de-Calais, France. Britain. Germans. 4 th Canadian Division. 3 rd Canadian Division. 2 nd Canadian Division.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Vimy Ridge' - tallys


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
by tudor radu james ramlal jordan goulbourne harris lytwyn
By: Tudor Radu,

James Ramlal,

Jordan Goulbourne,

Harris Lytwyn

Vimy Ridge

setting
Setting
  • Date: April 9th – April 12th 1917
  • Location: Vimy, Pas-de-Calais, France
slide4
Britain

Germans

4th Canadian Division

3rd Canadian Division

2nd Canadian Division

1st Canadian Division

vimy ridge
Vimy Ridge
  • Bleak
  • Baron
  • Wasteland
  • Dull
  • Desolated
  • Muddy
  • Wet
technology
Technology
  • Guns
  • Tanks
  • Gas
  • Artillery
  • Bombs
  • Planes
m1917 browning
M1917 Browning
  • a heavy machine gun
  • stood on a tripod
  • belt fed ammunition
  • was water cooled
  • Used to take out large amount of troops
  • Heavy machine guns would require four to six operators
land ship or tank
Land ship or tank
  • created before the battle of Vimy
  • The first combat tank was produced and finished January 1916
  • about 14 tons
  • designed for crossing over trenches
technology1
Technology
  • British mills bomb
  • Introduced by the British
  • Looks like a hand grenade used today
  • used to cause maximum damage in confined areas
challenges conditions
Challenges/Conditions
  • Trench foot
  • Cold
  • Heavy gunfire
  • Deaths
  • Floods in the trenches
  • Poor medical care
  • Trench raids
  • Mud
  • Arial bombings
  • Rats
key figures
Key figures
  • 1st Division of Canada
  • 2nd Division of Canada
  • 3rd Division of Canada
  • 4th Division of Canada
  •  Royal Flying Corps
results of the battle
Results of the Battle
  • After three days of fighting Canada and Britaincaptured Vimy Ridge
  • over 10000 were wounded
  • about 3000 killed
significance
Significance
  • Britain, France and Russia were allies, which means that when France needed help against the Germans.
  • Canada came to help Britain and France and they fought off the Germans from invading Vimy Ridge.
  • the first time that troops from all parts of Canada fought together.
how vimy ridge was fought differently
How Vimy Ridge was Fought Differently
  • 3D model of the battle field
  • Solders had individual maps

Soldiers reading maps 

citations
Citations
  • Battle of Vimy ridge online MP. Web. 10 Jan.2010.       .
  • Vimy Ridge 1917 – Battlefield. Web. 10 March.2011.       .
  • The Battle of Vimy Ridge, 9-12 April 1917. Web. 19 August.2009.       .
  • What was the significance of Vimy Ridge battle?. .
  • Brewster, Hugh. At Vimy Ridge Canada’s Greatest WW1 Victory. Toronto:Scholastic. 2006. Print.
ad