Thursday, April 6, 2017

This Day In History


6 Apr, 1917 - America enters World War I
6th April, 1917 : Following the sinking of American liner Housatonic by a German U-boat and four more U.S. merchant ships President Wilson appeared before Congress and called for a declaration of war against Germany and on April 6th the United States formally declared war on Germany. 

Taken from: http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/april6th.html

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