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British troops blinded by poison gas during the Battle of Estaires, 1918. Although the use of toxic chemicals as weapons dates back thousands of years, the first large ...

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Poison gas was probably the most feared of all weapons in World War One. Poison gas was indiscriminate and could be used on the trenches even when no  ...

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Jan 30, 2015 ... Gas terrified soldiers in WW1, but it killed comparatively few of them, at least on the Western Front. So why was it the one WW1 weapon to be ...

www.firstworldwar.com/weaponry/gas.htm

British gas mask variant Considered uncivilised prior to World War One, the development and use of poison gas was necessitated by the requirement of wartime ...

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At the outbreak of World War I, the Germans began actively to develop chemical weapons. In October 1914, the Germans placed some small tear-gas canisters ...

www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/chemical-weapons-warfare-remembrance-day-poison-mustard-gas-first-world-war-ypres-isis-a7005416.html

Apr 28, 2016 ... However, the use of poison gas in warfare had been prohibited by the Hague ... In total, chemical weapons killed nearly 100,000 people during the conflict, ...... While we rightly highlight the Germans' use of poison gas in WWI, ...

chemicalweapons.cenmag.org/when-chemicals-became-weapons-of-war

Feb 27, 2015 ... Even though poison gas was not an efficient killing weapon on WWI battlefields, its adoption set a precedent for using chemicals to murder en ...

www.world-war-1-facts.com/World-War-One-Weapon-Facts/World-War-One-Poison-Gas-Facts.html

World War One poison gas - a list of facts about one of WW1's most horrible weapons.

www.warmuseum.ca/firstworldwar/history/battles-and-fighting/weapons-on-land/poison-gas

The first large-scale use of lethal poison gas on the battlefield was by the Germans on 22 April 1915 during the Battle of Second Ypres.