A British soldier “shakes hands” with a kitten on a snowy bank, Neulette, 1917.

Soldier shaking hands with a kitten in the snow Neulette, France 1917

World war One did not officially end when the Armistice was signed  (on November 11th, 1918) it ended  when Germany repaid reparations it owed other nations. This just happened today, which in reality, officially ends World War 1!  10-3-2010

The November 1918 news headlines stating the war is over, the armistice was signed and war was declared over.

WW1, July 30, 1916 -  “Guillemont, Somme: All that remains of the village at the end of the war.”    Four battalions of the Liverpool Pals attacked Guillemont on July 30, but their attack did not go well from the beginning. A dense fog meant the artillery bombardment was valueless. Most of the German soldiers left their trenches and hid in No Man's Land, unseen. When the attackers went forward, machine gun bullets came streaming through the fog into their ranks.

July 1916 - The Somme: Liverpool Pals Attack Guillemont Pictured - “All that remains of the village at the end of the war.

"My interest in WW1 comes from compassion. I wrote Fifty Good Men and True: Memories of ‘the Famous Fifty’ Volunteers Who Fought in the War to End All Wars 1914-18 and Greater Love because I did not want these men that have served our Country with honour and sacrifice to be forgotten. I started writing when I was 12 without ever knowing there was a poet in the family". Michael wrote this poem to honour his grandfather’s sacrifice during WW1.

"My interest in WW1 comes from compassion. I wrote Fifty Good Men and True: Memories of ‘the Famous Fifty’ Volunteers Who Fought in the War to End All Wars 1914-18 and Greater Love because I did not want these men that have served our Country with honour and sacrifice to be forgotten. I started writing when I was 12 without ever knowing there was a poet in the family". Michael wrote this poem to honour his grandfather’s sacrifice during WW1.

*AMBROSE POWELL HILL~ Following Jackson's death inMay 1863at the Battle of Chancellorsville, Hill was promoted to Lt.Gen+ commanded the 3rd Corps of Robert E.Lee's Army of NorthernVA,which he led in the Gettysburg Campaign +the fall campaigns of 1863.His command of the corps in1864–65 was interrupted on multiple occasions by illness,from which he did not return until just before the end of the war,when he was killed during theUnionArmy's offensive at the 3rd Battle of Petersburg.

*AMBROSE POWELL HILL~ Following Jackson's death inMay 1863at the Battle of Chancellorsville, Hill was promoted to Lt.Gen+ commanded the 3rd Corps of Robert E.Lee's Army of NorthernVA,which he led in the Gettysburg Campaign +the fall campaigns of 1863.His command of the corps in1864–65 was interrupted on multiple occasions by illness,from which he did not return until just before the end of the war,when he was killed during theUnionArmy's offensive at the 3rd Battle of Petersburg.

When the war ended the women wished that these jobs would stay forever because they liked what they had been doing for over two years. Also they had put their heart and souk into their work and did it way better than men. Also many employers wanted to keep them because they liked how much their sales had gone up with the women working. In the end some women kept their jobs while others went back to do the housework.

Women munition workers sorting shells during the First World War (women

IJS Shinano... 1 of only 2 known photos of the 65000 ton, 800+ ft long behemoth originally slated to be the 3rd sister of the Yamato class battleships. Not until the Forrestal class of the 1950's did the US build a larger carrier.

[Photo] Carrier Shinano in Tokyo Bay, Japan, 11 Nov 1944

naval-weeb: “ Japanese aircraft carrier Shinano underway during her sea trials off Yokohama Japan, November 1944 “ The Shinano was suppose to be the Yamato class battleship along with Yamato.

People celebrate the end of war on a London bus

How did war end?

London crowds celebrating the signing of the Armistice (Nov. The first Armistice Day)

François Christophe Kellermann (1735 - 1820);  - generale di brigata nel 1789; - generale di divisione e comandante dell'armata del centro nel 1792; - comandante dell'armata delle Alpi e dell'armata d'Italia nel 1795; - ispettore generale dell'arma di cavalleria nel 1797; - presidente del senato nel 1801; - maresciallo nel 1804; - duca di Valmy nel 1807.

François Christophe Kellermann (1735 - 1820); - generale di brigata nel 1789; - generale di divisione e comandante dell'armata del centro nel 1792; - comandante dell'armata delle Alpi e dell'armata d'Italia nel 1795; - ispettore generale dell'arma di cavalleria nel 1797; - presidente del senato nel 1801; - maresciallo nel 1804; - duca di Valmy nel 1807.

Mrs. Birling is the lady of the house. She is a cold hearted, superficial women that contributes to Eva's suicide by denying her the charity that her organization could have provided her when she most needed help and that left Eva in a very desperate situation. The Inspector's visit does little to change her attitude.

A secondary school revision resource for GCSE English Literature about the characters in J B Priestley's An Inspector Calls

The end of World War 1 left many nations unhappy. Defeated people's, such as the Germans, felt humiliated. They resented losing territory and making war payments. Even people in winning nations, such as Italy and Japan, felt that they did not get enough land for the sacrifices they had made. When economic troubles came, frustration and fear added to this anger.

The end of World War 1 left many nations unhappy. Defeated people's, such as the Germans, felt humiliated. They resented losing territory and making war payments. Even people in winning nations, such as Italy and Japan, felt that they did not get enough land for the sacrifices they had made. When economic troubles came, frustration and fear added to this anger.

By the time the French Colonial Corp and the British Expeditionary Force arrived on the battlefront they did little good. Although made up of a highly regarded professional elite they were decisively defeated when they placed themselves in front of this onslaught. Nearly every fort the Germans attacked was captured and by the end of October only a small corner of Belgium remained in allied hands. The German advance was not stopped in battle but by the decision to breach the dikes of the Yser…

By the time the French Colonial Corp and the British Expeditionary Force arrived on the battlefront they did little good. Although made up of a highly regarded professional elite they were decisively defeated when they placed themselves in front of this onslaught. Nearly every fort the Germans attacked was captured and by the end of October only a small corner of Belgium remained in allied hands. The German advance was not stopped in battle but by the decision to breach the dikes of the Yser…

The Suffragettes wanted the right for women to vote. The move for women to have the vote had really started in 1897 when Millicent Fawcett…

Emmeline Pankhurst, leader of the Suffragettes who endured hunger strikes and imprisonment for women's rights to vote.

Antwerp 1914. Belgium had a weak fighting force of 117,000 troops, but the Germans did not subdue the defenses of the city until October, when the last elements of Belgian opposition surrendered. Germany remained in control of Belgium until their surrender in November 1918, managing to hold onto Brussels until the end of the war.

Antwerp 1914. Belgium had a weak fighting force of 117,000 troops, but the Germans did not subdue the defenses of the city until October, when the last elements of Belgian opposition surrendered. Germany remained in control of Belgium until their surrender in November 1918, managing to hold onto Brussels until the end of the war.

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