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Flashcards in World War I Deck (27):
1

British-German naval battle for the North Sea - 1916

Battle of Jutland

2

Treaty ending First World War

Treaty of Versailles

3

Female spy for Germany in France in WW I

Mata Hari

4

General of U.S. armies - 1918

Gen. John "Blackjack" Pershing

5

Belgian cemetary

Flanders Field

6

German 43-ton Howitzer during WW I

"Big Bertha"

7

Maker of Richtofen's airplane type in WW I

Fokker

8

French leader in WW I

Georges Clemnceau

9

British nurse executed by the Germans

Dame Edith Cavell

10

City where Francis Ferdinand was assassinated

Sarajevo

11

American flying ace in WW I

Eddie Rickenbacker

12

Hero of the Battle of Agonne in WW I

Alvin York

13

Ill-fated Turkish landing site during WW I

Gallipoli

14

Mata Hari's native country

The Netherlands

15

Salvation Army Worker during WW I

Evangeline Booth

16

Start of Allied offensive - 1918

Second Battle of the Marne

17

German flying ace in WW I

Baron Manfred von Richtofen (The Red Baron - 80 kills)

18

World War I's original name before WW II

The Great War

19

Britain - France and Russian Alliance in WW I

Triple Entente

20

His assassination started WW I

Archduke Francis Ferdinand

21

Woodrow Wilson's post-war policy

Fourteen Points

22

French Marshall at the Battle of the Marne

Marshall Ferdinand Foch

23

German leader in WW I

Kaiser Wilhem II

24

Battle that stopped German advance - 1914

First Battle of the Marne

25

British passinger linger sank - May - 1915

Lusitania

26

Major French/German battle - 1916

Battle of Verdun

27

Germany - Austria-Hungary alliance in WW I

Central powers