SJ8097 : World War I Timeline, Imperial War Museum North

taken 5 years ago, near to Trafford Park, Trafford, Great Britain

World War I Timeline, Imperial War Museum North
World War I Timeline, Imperial War Museum North
July 2014 sees the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great War (World War I). This "timeline" at IWM North reminds us of the scale of the conflict and the horrific suffering of the soldiers involved in the combat. It was the fifth-deadliest conflict in world history. More than nine million combatants were killed: a scale of death impacted by industrial advancements of the age, geographic stalemate and reliance on human wave attacks. Thirteen million civilians also died during the war.

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Date Taken
Friday, 25 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 29 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Educational sites  Defence, Military 
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Indoor 
Date (from Tags)
1914  1918 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8027 9701 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.1671N 2:17.9212W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8028 9702
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Imperial War Museum North  IWM  World War I  WWI  First World War  The Great War 

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