War I And World War II Essay

1092 Words Nov 30th, 2015 5 Pages
World War II saw the greatest development of weapons and tactics in the 30 years, between World War I and World War II, than any other time period. World War I, from 1914-1918 war raged in Europe. The United States entered the war in 1917. Trench and chemical warfare was at their peek. A mere two years after the Wright brothers flew at Kittyhawk, the first war to involve the airplane was in swing. Aviators dropping grenades from planes, bomber pilots before bomber planes. Troops on all sides dug trenches, in what would become their home for the following hours, home was where the shovel lay. These veterans 13 and older were the first veterans to lose the glamour of war. They were the first issued gas masks, entrenching tools (e-tools), and steel helmets. These men learned of war as glamorous from fathers, uncles, and grandfathers. Only to experience these new monstrosities first hand. In 30 years these men became fathers and seeing the new hell that their children would experience. 1939, war began raging in Europe, the reason Adolf Hitler. Hitler an Austrian by birth became a devout German during the first world war. Enlisting in the German army he found the sense of belonging. After the war Germany was defeated and was crumbling, urging to keep his new family from crumbling, he formed the Nazi party. The party rose to restore Germany, Hitler’s goal was to have a pure society of German domination. World domination and extinction of a religion is the…

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