Trenches Crossword Homework
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Crossword
Description

Area between two lines of trenches
Filled with earth & sand and used for building the dugout
Underground shelter in the trenches
Soldiers could shoot at the enemy from here
Wearing down the enemy with repeated attacks
When neither side can advance
Soldiers stood on these so not to get trench foot
Condition caused by standing in water for too long
Defensive obstacle placed in front of the trench
Used by soldiers to look out of the trench without being shot at
Trenches were infested with these and some grew as big as cats
The command to go and attack the enemy
These tormented the soldiers on a daily basis
The constant daily routine created this negative effect

World War 1 Vocabulary Crossword

World War 1 Vocabulary Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A disease that makes your feet swell normally does not go away.
This is what the soldiers ate in their trenches.
The stretch of land between the opposing sides and no body wanted to be there.
Small explosives that are thrown into a small area with the enemy in it.
Sharp twisted strands of wire that are not designed to kill.
Used underwater to fight.
One type of communication was...
This led to unification of Italy and Germany.
This made Germany envy France and the British because they had the richest colonies.
An agreement or promise between two countries or people.
This is building up the armed forces and getting ready for war.
They only get invited to solve the problem and promote peace.
This ignored the warning to not cross british water and then 128 americans died.
In the Zimmermann note this country plans to ally with Japan.
These people stay out of war.
This is a 100 mph monoplane.
A wartime condition in which two oposite forces can't win on the western front.
Who was part of the triple entente from France?
This battle was the first time posion gas was ever used.
In the Battle of Verdun the first what was used?

Trench Warfare Crossword

Trench Warfare Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Weapons which made attacking across no man's land almost impossible (2 words)
Soldiers in the trenches enjoyed receiving these from loved ones at home
What would likely happen to you if you put your head above the trench.
The material used to slow down the enemy's attack towards your trenches.
Almost as many died from this in the trenches as did from wounds.
Men suffered from this after being shelled for hour after hour, day after day.
This was everywhere.
Men bathed in water-filled shell...
The abbreviation for prisoner of war
This was your constant companion and often your closest "friend".
These creatures filled the trenches and were better fed than the soldiers.
This word describes what the soldiers' meals seemed always to taste like.
The territory between the opposing side's trenches was called "no man's ..."
Soldiers were never free from these pests in the trenches.
Where all soldiers wanted to be after being in the trenches for some time.
What everyone in the trenches wanted to happen soon in the war.
You began your attack on the enemy's trenches by going "over the ..."
When the trench soldiers thought the war would end.
One of the new and most frightening weapons of the war.
What you had better have when attacked by 19 down
What never seemed to fill the sky when you were in the trenches.
The kind of #4 across that ripped men's clothing and bodies.

Trench Warfare Word Search

Trench Warfare Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Christmas Truce
Flamethrowers
Machine Guns
Trenchs Foot
Barbed Wire
Shellshock
Sand Bags
Dangerous
Comrades
Letters
Weapons
Smelly
Trench
Tanks
Muddy
Lice
Rats
Gas

WWI Word Search

WWI Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Austria-Hungary
Central Powers
Triple Entente
Trench Warfare
Mustard Gas
Nationalism
Militarism
Airplanes
Stalemate
Blockade
Archduke
Soldiers
Alliance
Battles
Belgium
Germany
Troops
Serbia
France
Peace

world war 1 Crossword

world war 1 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Makeshift step cut into trench, allowing soldiers to fire over parapet.
Boards laid as track over wet/muddy ground.
Bags filled with sand, used in parapets
Defensive wall above trench, to protect headspace of soldiers.
The line of battle that projects closest to the enemy.
Used in trench warfare to limit the damage of bombardment.
Area separating opposing armies in trench warfare.
Shelter dug into side of trench.
Reserve troops waited for their call to battle.
Used for support and available for possible retreat
The forefront line of defence
a deadlock in which neither side can progress .

Trench life Crossword

Trench life Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Weapons making it almost impossible to attack across "no mans land" (two words)
Soldiers enjoyed writing and receiving these to and from loved ones at home
Men suffered from this after being shelled for hours to days
This was everywhere
These creatures filled trenches
Soldiers were never free from these pests in the trenches
When the trench soldiers thought the war would end
What would likely happen to you if you put your head above the trench
Materials used to slow down the enemy's attack towards your trenches
Almost as many solders died from this in the trenches as did wounds
This was your constant companion or closest "friend"
Territory between opposing sides was called "no man's ...."
Where all soldiers wanted to be after spending time in the trenches
What everyone in the trenches wanted to happen soon in the war
What kind of #9 across that ripped mens clothing

World War One - Trenches Word Search

World War One - Trenches Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

overthetop
barbedwire
trenchfoot
nomansland
artillery
stalemate
periscope
duckboard
firestep
sandbag

Trenches Word Search

Trenches Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

war of attrition
barbed wire
duckboards
trenchfoot
casualties
periscope
Stalemate
sandbags
firestep
chatting
parapet
dugout
Trench
lice
rats

Chapter 23 Section 2 Crossword

Chapter 23 Section 2 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

When the war started, most soldiers thought they would be home before ______________.
Austria-Hungary, Germany, Bulgaria, and Turkey
France, Russia, Great Britain, and Italy
The fastest way to Paris for the Germans was through __________________
The _________________ was in Belgium and northern France where most of the early fighting toke place
A ______________ nation is a country that takes neither side in the war.
Soldiers dug _______________ where they ate, slept, and watched the enemy.
Between the series of trenches was an area the soldiers called _____________.
German submarines
Although nations fought for the first time in the air, the use of __________ in World War I was limited.
A group of ships that travel together for protection
a new invention that fired bullets rapidly without reloading
the Germans introduced this weapon that blinded and choked the soldiers in the trenches.
This machine was invented to smash through the barbed wire that protected the trenches.
Here the Russians and Serbs fought the Austrians, Germans, and Turks.
In 1916, a ________________ Russian soldiers died in an attack on Austria
War that is not restricted to a certain area or boundary.

WW1 Trenches Crossword

WW1 Trenches Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Provides shelter in the trenches
Used to support & build up trench
Platform from which you can shot
Platform to walk on and stay dry
Tool to see over an obstacle
Name given to the area of trenches in West Europe
Town near the coast in West Belgium where 3 battles took place
20,000 men died in the first day of this battle
First battle that included the large-scale use of tanks
Trench that ran between the others
Around 80 meters behind the front line trench
Area between two opposing lines of trenches
Soldiers in the trenches enjoyed receiving these from loved ones back home
A defence put up in nomans land and in front of trenches
Name of the British Army
Trench closest to no-mans land, where attacks would be made from