Skip to Content

Technology of the Great War (WWI, World War One)

12 Favorites 2 Copies (view)
US History +1 Age Levels Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

Technological advancements contributed to World War I costing more money and killing more people than all previous wars in history.

Students will be able to answer the question: What kinds technology existed during the First World war and what were their impacts on the war?

Cher Ami

National Museum of American History

Sopwith 7F.1 Snipe

National Air and Space Museum

Pfalz D.XII

National Air and Space Museum

Bombsight, British, Mark 1A

National Air and Space Museum

Major R. M. Smith, Fourth Infantry

National Museum of American History

Whippet Tanks Camouflaged in an Orchard

National Museum of American History

Fokker D.VII

National Air and Space Museum

WWI soldiers in the trenches

Archives of American Art

Village of the Dead

National Museum of American History

National Museum Closes for WWI Work

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Stubby

National Museum of American History

Fokker D.VII

National Air and Space Museum

WWI soldiers in the trenches

Archives of American Art

Doughboy Uniform

National Museum of American History

Village of the Dead

National Museum of American History

Liberty L-8 (Packard) V-8 Engine

National Air and Space Museum

Camera, Aerial, Hare, Patent Field

National Air and Space Museum

Caudron G-4

National Air and Space Museum