Timeline

Timeline

1914
August 26

Russian army defeated at Tannenburg and Masurian Lakes

Russian army defeated at Tannenburg and Masurian  Lakes
1915
April 27

Allied troops landed in Gallipoli

Allied troops landed in Gallipoli
August 5

The Germans captured Warsaw from the Russians

The Germans captured Warsaw from the Russians
August 13

Germany declares war on France

Germany declares war on France
September 25

Start of the Battle of Loos

Start of the Battle of Loos
December 10

In Geddington: £50 collected for the Christmas fund for 78 villagers fighting in the war

In Geddington: £50 collected for the Christmas fund for 78 villagers fighting in the war
1916
May 20

British summertime is introduced

British summertime is introduced
September 15

First mass use of tanks at the Somme

First mass use of tanks at the Somme
1918
November 11

Germany signed Armistice with the Allies

Germany signed Armistice with the Allies
1919
January 4

Peace conference met at Paris

Peace conference met at Paris
June 28

The treaty of Versailles was singed by the Germans

The treaty of Versailles was singed by the Germans