World War I, also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918. Often described as, “the war to end all wars,” it led to the mobilisation of more than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, making it one of the largest wars in history.
Louis Auguste Adrian was an engineer and a French military steward known for having produced the Adrian helmet used by the French armies during the First World War. Source
An overview of all of the events of World War I
A week by week look at the events if the World War I
An overview of the events that led to the start of the first world war.
Eugene Jacques Bullard was as the first African-American military pilot. He flew for the French Air Service during World War I