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  • Baker's Dozen of 1914


    1. Schlieffen Plan
    2. Henriette Caillaux's Murder Trial
    3. Battle of Tannenberg
    4. "World, the Flesh & the Devil", 1st color film, shown in London, April
    5. Red pants
    6. Alhaji Grunshi
    7. The Miracle Braves
    8. U9 torpedoes and Sinks Three RN Cruisers Aboukir, Cressy and Hogue
    9. Empress of Ireland sinks

    10. Panama Canal officially opened




    SS Ancon makes 1st official crossing of canal on 15 August 1914

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    • Baker's Dozen of 1914

      1. Schlieffen Plan
      2. Henriette Caillaux's Murder Trial
      3. Battle of Tannenberg
      4. "World, the Flesh & the Devil", 1st color film, shown in London, April
      5. Red pants
      6. Alhaji Grunshi
      7. The Miracle Braves
      8. U9 torpedoes and Sinks Three RN Cruisers Aboukir, Cressy and Hogue
      9. Empress of Ireland sinks
      10. Panama Canal officially opened
      11. Limogeage

      12.Siege of Antwerp




      9 October 1914 Antwerp falls

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      • Baker's Dozen of 1914

        1. Schlieffen Plan
        2. Henriette Caillaux's Murder Trial
        3. Battle of Tannenberg
        4. "World, the Flesh & the Devil", 1st color film, shown in London, April
        5. Red pants
        6. Alhaji Grunshi
        7. The Miracle Braves
        8. U9 torpedoes and Sinks Three RN Cruisers Aboukir, Cressy and Hogue
        9. Empress of Ireland sinks
        10. Panama Canal officially opened
        11. Limogeage
        12.Siege of Antwerp


        No Man's Land football games and fraternising [Christmas 1914]

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        • Innovations {including tactics] and inventions of WWI

          [I'll leave the openers to you guys, since I have to dash out, and in the words of Captain Oates, "I am just going outside and may be some time" - though in my case the weather is quite warm going hot.]

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          • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


            1.Steel Helmets


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            • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


              1. Steel Helmets
              2. Rolling barrage

              3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)

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              • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                1. Steel Helmets
                2. Rolling barrage
                3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)

                4. Trench Raids


                Last edited by Post Captain; 22 Jun 14, 12:27.
                Never Fear the Event

                Admiral Lord Nelson

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                • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                  1. Steel Helmets
                  2. Rolling barrage
                  3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                  4. Trench Raids

                  5. Formal Sniper training:

                  http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Sniping_in_France
                  http://frontierpartisans.com/1406/the-dean-of-snipers/

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                  • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                    1. Steel Helmets
                    2. Rolling barrage
                    3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                    4. Trench Raids
                    5. Formal Sniper training

                    6. Aerial Photography

                    Never Fear the Event

                    Admiral Lord Nelson

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                    • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                      1. Steel Helmets
                      2. Rolling Barrage
                      3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                      4. Trench Raids
                      5. Formal Sniper training
                      6. Aerial Photography


                      7.Chemical Warfare


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                      • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                        1. Steel Helmets
                        2. Rolling Barrage
                        3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                        4. Trench Raids
                        5. Formal Sniper training
                        6. Aerial Photography
                        7.Chemical Warfare

                        8. Strategic Bombing
                        Last edited by Selous; 23 Jun 14, 09:22.
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                        • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1


                          1. Steel Helmets
                          2. Rolling Barrage
                          3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                          4. Trench Raids
                          5. Formal Sniper training
                          6. Aerial Photography
                          7. Chemical Warfare
                          8. Strategic Bombing

                          9. Artillery sound ranging

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                          • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1

                            1. Steel Helmets
                            2. Rolling Barrage
                            3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                            4. Trench Raids
                            5. Formal Sniper training
                            6. Aerial Photography
                            7. Chemical Warfare
                            8. Strategic Bombing
                            9. Artillery sound ranging
                            10. Artillery spotting (aerial)

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                            One death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic.

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                            • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1

                              1. Steel Helmets
                              2. Rolling Barrage
                              3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                              4. Trench Raids
                              5. Formal Sniper training
                              6. Aerial Photography
                              7. Chemical Warfare
                              8. Strategic Bombing
                              9. Artillery sound ranging
                              10. Artillery spotting (aerial)

                              11. Modern combined arms tactics

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                              • Baker's Dozen of Innovations {including tactics}and Inventions of WW1
                                1. Steel Helmets
                                2. Rolling Barrage
                                3. Light Machine Gun (machine rifle)
                                4. Trench Raids
                                5. Formal Sniper training
                                6. Aerial Photography
                                7. Chemical Warfare
                                8. Strategic Bombing
                                9. Artillery sound ranging
                                10. Artillery spotting (aerial)
                                11. Modern combined arms tactics


                                12.Infantry or Trench mortars

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