Remembering World War 1

Remembering World War 1: The first war where chemical gases were used as weapons

(Eagle News) – World War 1 which started on July 27, 1914, also known as the “Great War,” lasted for more than four years, during which time more than 20 million died and another 21 million were injured. World War 1 lasted until November 1918, and by accounts, some eight to nine million soldiers died in the “war to end all wars” as it was described then.  On the other hand, about 13 million civilians […]