Day: January 4, 2021

Austro-Hungarian war cemetery No. 189, Lubinka, PolandOne of 400 West Galician war cemeteries of WW1.The resting place of 94 Austro-Hungarian and 18 Russian soldiers, fallen in fights at the turn of 1914/15 and in the beginning of the battle of Gorlice, May 1915.(photos by me) pic.twitter.com/RpPryamVKC — Marcin Parzyński (@marcin_par) January 4, 2021 RT @marcin_par: […]
La ligne Maginot photographiée par Alexandre Guirkinger pic.twitter.com/YhmJLILJn5 — Camille Harlé Vargas (@C_VargasHarle) January 4, 2021 RT @C_VargasHarle: La ligne Maginot photographiée par Alexandre Guirkinger https://t.co/YhmJLILJn5
While fighting Germans in Africa famous British explorer, officer, and hunter, Frederick Selous, , was shot in the head by a sniper #OTD Jan 4 1917 https://t.co/QjAedKK9Cc pic.twitter.com/OFYCmbRXBO — This day in WWI (@ThisDayInWWI) January 4, 2021 RT @ThisDayInWWI: While fighting Germans in Africa famous British explorer, officer, and hunter, Frederick Selous, , was shot […]
French soldier wearing gas mask, Neuville St Vaast, January 1916. The mask is the 'Tampon T' invented by Sergeant Auguste Tambuté. (@I_W_M Q 56471). pic.twitter.com/nOLiVNJJUN — Simon Jones (@SimonJHistorian) January 4, 2021 RT @SimonJHistorian: French soldier wearing gas mask, Neuville St Vaast, January 1916. The mask is the ‘Tampon T’ invented by Sergeant Augu…
This Project
Charting the daily events of World War One, this history project aims to provide a bite-sized and engaging way to follow the events of 100 years ago. Using a variety of sources, I aim to refer to the main events of the war on the centenary of their occurrence. However, it's not just about the main events, I have also taken time to research lesser known events in order to help the reader to feel engaged with the scope of the war.