The treat belonged to a british soldier who served in the first world war corporal richard bullimore won numerous medals for his service but didn't seem to be a fan of chocolate after the war, he left behind a christmas care package with nine uneaten bars in it, which can be yours if the price is right. Three reenactors portraying german world war i soldiers discussed their uniforms, equipment, and the difficulties the common soldier faced they were participants in a living history event hosted each year by the us army heritage and education center in carlisle, pennsylvania.
Some 60 million soldiers from all over the world served in the first world war, fighting in locations varying from france to iraq, greece to china, the north sea to the pacific ocean, and experiencing a huge range of types of combat. World war i took the lives of more than 9 million soldiers 21 million more were wounded civilian casualties caused indirectly by the war numbered close to 10 million the two nations most affected were germany and france, each of which sent some 80 percent of their male populations between the ages of 15 and 49 into battle. World war i (often abbreviated as wwi or ww1), also known as the first world war or the great war, was a global war originating in europe that lasted from 28 july 1914 to 11 november 1918 contemporaneously described as the war to end all wars ,  more than 70 million military personnel , including 60 million europeans, were mobilised in one of the largest wars in history.
World war i soldier's chocolate tin to be auctioned british soldier richard bullimore won numerous medals for his service after the war, he left behind a christmas care package with nine uneaten chocolate bars the tin is up for auction in the uk. View essay - hst 165 week 3 world war i soldier from hst 165 at university of phoenix world war i soldier tony smith hst/165 15 december 2015 gary castaneda in spite of the fact that us troops. World war i centennial gun crew from regimental headquarters company, 23rd infantry, firing 37 mm gun during an advance on german entrenched positions view in catalog.
Researching individuals in ww1 records records of military agencies relating to african americans from the post-world war i period to the korean war , reference information paper leavenworth soldiers home, leavenworth, kansas, ca 1885. Find more information about united states world war i military records wwi time line: a brief history world war i began on july 28, 1914, when austria-hungary declared war on serbia after the assassination of archduke franz ferdinand russia and germany soon joined the conflict, followed by britain, france, and italy.