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Unformatted text preview: o The Battles of Loos- faught on coal fields British gets slaughtered by Germans o British faught all summer and only moved 3 miles Lost 257000 men French lost 1 200 092 men o German attack on western Front 2 nd battles of ypres Only time that German get on the offensive First time use of chlorine gas Gas began to attack respiratory system- ripping lungs and internal breathing organs apart Canada o When Britain declared war, Canada went to war automatically o Trained in Quebec o They face chlorine gas o The Canadian force cross the gap from the Algerians that had left o British viewed Canadians as heroes o British propaganda starts to portray Germans as beast, in humans o Big German offensives take place in the east o Falkenhayen wanted to block attacking to the western front o Kaiser wabts to keep attacking east, Kaiser overrules falkenhayen o...
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- Spring '09