KNIGHT OF GERMANY: Oswald Boelcke German Ace

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He and his students at the Northwestern Military and Naval Academy built two of these partially armored military vehicles. Germans unleash poison gas on the Allied forces, the first use of a chemical weapons in a major military offensive. The tragedy rouses anti-German sentiment and helps bring the U. Serbia replied to the ultimatum on July 25, accepting most of its demands but protesting against two of them, namely, that Serbian officials (unnamed) should be dismissed at Austria-Hungary's behest and that Austro-Hungarian officials should take part, on Serbian soil, in proceedings against organizations hostile to Austria-Hungary.

Pages: 256

Publisher: Casemate (October 2009)

ISBN: B00AZ9240U

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