About WW1

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In History
  • The assanation

    Assanation of Austrian crown prince and his wife, the crisis later disappered.
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    How WW1 started

  • War breaks out of no where.

  • War is declared

    Austria declares war on Serbia, Russia moved against Austria, Germany declares war on Russia and France
  • Great Britian declares war on Germany

    Great Britian declares war on Germany
  • Germany invades Belgium to attack France.

    Germany invades Belgium to attack France.
  • The Austrlian navy gets overall command

    The Australian Prime Minister places the navy under overall command of the British Amiratly
  • Signing up

    Men from all over Australia rush to join the Austrlian army.
  • The march

    5000 Ausrtalian troops march through the streets of Melbourne before war.
  • The escort

    38 Austrlian cruisres are escorted to the battlefront of Europe
  • Found and destroyed

    The HMAS Sydney finds and destroys the German raider "Emden" near the Cocos Islands