Unformatted text preview: Wilson insisted on neutral trading rights
a) 1915 Lusitania sinking led to UBoat restrictions
b) Land Stalemate led to resumed German Sub War, 1917
2. Zimmerman Telegram 1917 (anti german)
3. U.S. Merchant ships sunk
4. War DECLARED 1917 !
II. U.S. Troops Enabled Ally Victory
A. Raised army of draftees
B. Troops Under U.S. control
C. The Russian Revolution took Russia out
D. WAR ENDS 1918 !
III. Peace Treaty Defeated in U.S. Senate
A. Treaty of Versailles B. Wilson made political errors (went to Versailles)
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- Spring '08
- World War I, Central Powers, i. World War, Peace Treaty Defeated, A. Political alliances, B. U.S. Unable