What was the cause of WW1 (Hitler became the Chancellor of Germany (Gave…
What was the cause of WW1
Treaty of Versailles sign
-Germany wasn't allowed to invade Europe.
East Germany was given to Poland.
Saar was given to France for 15 years which had rich coal mine
Germany Colonies were given to France and BrItain
Only 100,000 men and 6 battle ships and no submarine or air force.
Rhineland was DE-militarized(for Germans only)
Had to 132 billion gold marks as reperation for the war
Can't join league o nation.
Had to take the blame for the war.
Hitler became the Chancellor of Germany
Gave him the power to train a secret army for war
He promised to Germans that he would tear apart the treaty of Versailles.
Due to the Global depression Hitler took advantage of the anger in the Germans to vote for hie and support him.
He united with Austria and Czechoslovakia
Invade of Rhineland
This had put pressure on France border and the Britain
This helped Hitler to expand his empire and his army for the war.
With the help of the Nazi-Soviet Pact The Germans teamed up with the Russian and invaded poland.
This had Triggered British and they had declared they are at war after