This is a 34 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on World War I - The African & Middle Eastern Front. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
While the armies clashed in Europe, fighting also raged across the various countries colonial empires.
In Africa: British, French, and Belgian forces captured the German colonies of Togoland, Kamerun, and South-West Africa. Only in German East Africa was a successful defense mounted, where Colonel Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck's men held out for the duration of the conflict.
In the Middle East: British forces clashed with the Ottoman Empire. After the failed campaign at Gallipoli, the primary British efforts came through Egypt and Mesopotamia. After victories at Romani and Gaza, British troops pushed into Palestine and won the key Battle of Megiddo.
Other campaigns in the region included fighting in the Caucasus and the Arab Revolt.
The presentation covers the following:
Japan Declares War
Battle for Africa
Battle for South West Africa
Battle for German East Africa
The “Sick Man” at War
Ever Pasha Defeated
Fighting in the Sinai & Palestine
Controlling the Suez Canal
Battle of Romani
Third Battle of Gaza
Battle of Megiddo
Fighting in the Caucasus
Greece Enters the War
Little Help from Greece
Battle of Dobro
End of Presentation
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