Posts About World War I

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By Jim Hodgson and Michael D. Visconage, Texas World War I Centennial Commemoration Association

World War I was a turning point for the U.S., including Texas. However, the Lone Star State was intimately engaged in war preparations prior to the U.S.’ declaration of war on Germany on April 6, 1917. Beginning in 1914, livestock from around the state were shipped to Europe for the war...

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