Battle of the Somme

The battle of the machine-guns on the Somme from July 1 to November 18, 1916. Not any battle in World War One had been as dominated by the machine-gun as the Allied 1916 summer offen­sive, the Battle of the Somme.… learn more

Brusilov Offensive

The Russian Brusilov Offensive in summer 1916: History, preparation and conduct of the most successful Russian offensive in World War One, which probably averted an Allied defeat. Prehistory to Brusilov offensive Following its awesome retreat in fall season 1915 the… learn more

Battle of Jutland

The largest naval battle in history, which took place at Jutland on May 31 to June 1, 1916 Following 2 years of shadow boxing, the spring of 1916 spotted both largest fleets on the planet on the water and steaming… learn more

Easter week 1916 in Ireland

Easter Rising – Easter week 1916 in Ireland. Part III of Easter Rising. Here to Part II ! Irish rebellion on Easter Monday The heart and soul of the Irish strategy was to capture specific important spots in Dublin, and… learn more

Sinn Fein – David and Goliath

Resources of David and Goliath for the Easter Rising in Ireland 1916. Part II of Easter Rising. Here to Part I ! Resources of David vs Goliath And the second para-military force had been James Connolly’s Irish Citizen Army. Connolly… learn more

Easter Rising

The Easter Rising in Ireland on Easter Monday 24 April, 1916. Causes of the Easter Rising The conditions that resulted in the Irish Easter Rising of 1916 are of a powerful com­plexity, historical, cultural, governmental, and maybe most importantly mental.… learn more

Verdun

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The Battle of Verdun. The situation at the end of 1915 After 1915 deadlock had been come to the length of a static front extending from Switzerland to the Channel. The Germans had been unsuccessful, at the Marne battle, to… learn more

Battle Results

Results and statistics about 15 battles of World War One. The following tables provide highly aggregated approximate figures for 15 battles of World War One with German participation; ten on the Western Front, and five on the Eastern Front against… learn more