During World War I, a total of 116,516 American soldiers were killed. That is the seventh most deaths of any country that participated in the war. The United States sent 4,355,000 soldiers to participate in the war, and ... More »

There were approximately 10 million people killed in the first World War. The largest number of these casualties were French, Russian, German, Austria-Hungarian, English and Italian. The Americans lost a large number of ... More »

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During World War I, approximately 59,544 Canadians were killed between 1914 and Nov. 11, 1918 while serving in uniform overseas. A further 6,000 deaths are recorded as part of the Canadian Books of Remembrance. This casu... More »

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Although an exact figure is not possible owing to questionable accuracy and destroyed records, approximately 8.5 to 10.8 million soldiers were killed during World War I. Of these deaths, 5.1 to 6.4 million were inflicted... More »

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One propaganda slogan intended to recruit soldiers during World War I was, "Don't read American history – make it!" Another good example was, "A wonderful opportunity for you – the United States Navy." More »

Life for soldiers in World War I followed a specific routine that involved waking up at around 5 a.m., performing military drills when not engaged in direct combat, eating breakfast, having an early dinner, sleeping brie... More »

A World War I bayonet is a blade, and is part of the guns that were used during World War I by most soldiers. The bayonet connects to the barrel of a battle rifle and was utilized in close combat. More »

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