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Weapons of World War I


World War I weapons included types standardised and improved over the preceding period, ... Infantry weapons used by major powers were mainly bolt action rifles, capable of firing ten or more rounds...

Weapons of World War I | HistoryNet


Jul 25, 2014 ... Rifles. All nations used more than one type of firearm during the First World War. The rifles most commonly used by the major combatants were, ...

First World War.com - Weapons of War


Article, Description. Article Bayonets, Chiefly used as a psychological weapon. Article Flamethrowers, How 'sheets of flame' terrorised the British in 1915. Article  ...

Weapons of World War I - Alpha History


The bayonet was a comparatively simple weapon: a bracketed dagger attached to the end of a rifle barrel. Its primary function was to turn the rifle into a thrusting ...

The Five Deadliest Weapons of World War I | The National Interest


Aug 2, 2014 ... A copy of Hiram Maxim's design from 1894, it was a clumsy weapon by modern .... Artillery was by far the deadliest weapon during WWI.

WWI: Technology and the weapons of war | NCpedia


Gas mask used in France during WWI "Gas Mask. WWI. Used in France. ... The power of defensive weapons made winning the war on the western front all but ...

Weapons of World War One - The British Library


Senior Curator Paul Cornish looks at the developments in weaponry technology and strategy that led to the modern warfare of ... Once committed to battle they were essentially a 'one-shot' weapon. .... WWI –Оружје (Narodna biblioteka Srbije) ...

First World War Weapons During WWI, the soldiers in the trenches ...


By Mrs Tasker www.SchoolHistory.co.uk. First World War. Weapons. During WWI, the soldiers in the trenches used a wide variety of weapons, these included:.

12 Technological Advancements of World War I | Mental Floss


Oct 17, 2013 ... Although the Byzantines and Chinese used weapons that hurled flaming ... Their true potential was only realized during trench warfare, however. ... Airplanes had been around for just a decade when WWI started, and while ...

World War 1 Guns and Other Small Arms (1914-1918)


Listing of all guns used by all countries during World War 1. ... Weapons such as hand grenades and portable artillery are also featured. Flag images indicative ...

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World War One - Weapons | HistoryOnTheNet


Aug 17, 2014 ... During World War One a variety of weapons were used. ... (basically all the new weapons and tactics that came out in WWI) and this website ...

A history of World War One in 10 deadly weapons - Independent.ie


May 11, 2014 ... The machine gun was not a new weapon in 1914 – the American Hiram Maxim .... The war on our history is over: We played a big part in WW1.

What weapons and technology were used during WW1? - BBC


Primary history guide looking at weapons, technology and methods of communication used in World War One.