Day: March 17, 2015

Haig visits Merville to witness an experiment in using artillery and machine guns to cut barbed wire. #ww1 — WorldWar1 Day by Day (@WW1TheGreatWar) March 17, 2015 from Twitter March 17, 2015 at 04:55PM To follow day by day events from 100 years ago, you can follow the live streams on Twitter or Facebook. […]
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.