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Soldier

Soldier

You are about to embark on a quest to "live" through The Great War as a soldier. Using the links 
provided, answer the questions that follow. Make sure to copy the URL of any sites you glean 
information from. 

1) What country are you from? Why did you join the military?

2) What branch of the military are you in?

3)What is an average day like?

4) How do other people treat you, based on your position?

5) What is one battle you have fought in?

6) Do you expect to get home alive?

Internet Links


General WWI information
http://www.worldwar1.com/

A Bloody Battle
http://www.worldwar1.com/sf2ypres.htm

The diary of an Australian Soldier. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for 2 more diaries.
http://www.minerva.com.au/austwardiary/warriors/ARMY/WW1/Gallipoli/w_kelly.htm

A German Soldier's memoir
http://www.thesoutherncross.co.za/WW1-intro.htm

An American Soldier's diary
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/tamucush/00107/00107-P.html

Explore the military options available to you.
http://www.operationhomefront.org/Info/info_military.shtml

One way soldiers were treated...
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwi/articles/fightingforrespect.aspx

Other Resources

*Your history book is a good resource for this section as well. 
*You can try your own searches for information and images by searching in the box below.


Google

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