Chemical weapons were first used in World War I. They were primarily used to
demoralize, .... In what became the Second Battle of Ypres, the Germans used
gas on three more ...... Jump up ^ Mary Fox,...
On this day in History, Germans introduce poison gas on Apr 22, 1915. ... In the
years following World War I, Britain, France, and Spain used chemical weapons
in various colonial struggles, ... WWI Nurse Edith Cavell Executed, 100 Years
The use of poison gas in World War Two was a very real fear. Poison gas had
been used in World War Oneand many expected that it would be used in World ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... Even though poison gas was not an efficient killing weapon on WWI .... the most
prevalently used chemical weapons in WWI—namely chlorine, ...
The first large-scale use of lethal poison gas on the battlefield was by the ... By
the Armistice, chemical shells made up 35 percent of French and German ...
May 17, 2014 ... Obviously, they'd much rather be learning chemistry, so I've been reading up on
the different chemical agents used during World War 1, and ...
The development, production, and deployment of war gases such as chlorine,
phosgene, and mustard created a new and complex public health threat that ...
The Germans used mustard gas for the first time during war in 1917. They
outfitted artillery shells and grenades with mustard gas that they fired in the
vicinity of ...
Chapter X describes the effects of chlorine gas poisoning, the patient's symptoms
, ... On the two following days attacks under cover of gas were made on ...
Eye witness account of a German gas attack on British trenches, 1916. ... Mustard
gas attacked the skin - moist skin such as the eyes, armpits, and groin. ... We join
his story after he has been made a member of a machine gun crew and sits in ...