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Havre and the War Involving World


December 29, 2017

By Keith J. Doll

Havre/Hill County Historic Preservation Commission

This year, 2017, is the 100th year that the United States entered the Great War, or, War to End All Wars, War Involving World, World War One, or the European War. This war was started on July 28, 1914, after the Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary and his wife, Sophie, were assassinated on June 28, 1914, in Sarajevo, Bosnia. A complete timeline of the war is in the Havre Plaindealer dated Nov. 23, 1918. There were 32 countries involved in the war, others remained neutral.

While the United State...

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