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Re: Balkans in WW1
« Reply #25 on: Jul 28, 2018, 06:49:06 am »
 

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Good scene. Austro-Hungarian emperor Franz Josef I is not happy when signed declaration of war against Serbia.
He taught and his lickspittles in Wien that will be easy speedy war only against Serbia but Habsburg started WW1.



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Telegraph from Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Josef Habsburg in which declaring war on Serbia and
start WW1.



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Re: Balkans in WW1
« Reply #26 on: Jul 28, 2018, 11:13:19 am »
 

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Re: Balkans in WW1
« Reply #27 on: Jul 28, 2018, 04:01:21 pm »
 

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1918: Serbian flag on White House














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Re: Balkans in WW1
« Reply #29 on: Oct 17, 2018, 06:24:55 am »
 

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Serbia before Great war.
I recommend this clip to the forum visitors, because in a few minutes, a man has told Serbian history in which I have nothing to add.











It's the Special Edition of the Great War because he realized that WW1 did not start on 6/28 1914 than there are causes. Perhaps the Great War could have been avoided, but the Austro-Hungarian attack on Serbia can not be avoided.



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« Reply #32 on: Nov 02, 2018, 03:13:07 pm »
 

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100 years ago, without resistance, the Serbian Army entered the capital of Serbia - Belgrade.


Serbian Crown Prince Aleksandar Karadjordjevic in free Belgrade 1918.



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« Reply #33 on: Nov 04, 2018, 07:18:28 am »
 

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Scandal in Church Notre Dame : flag of "Republic of Kosovo" with flags of counties who participates in victory in WW1  :o :o



Le drapeau du #Kosovo flotte pour la première fois dans Notre-Dame de Paris — dans le cadre des commémorations du Centenaire de la fin de la Première Guerre mondiale. pic.twitter.com/F2Ug7bo2QA
— Qëndrim R. Gashi (@qendrimrgashi) November 2, 2018



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« Reply #34 on: Nov 07, 2018, 05:47:47 pm »
 

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Scandal in Church Notre Dame : flag of "Republic of Kosovo" with flags of counties who participates in victory in WW1  :o :o



Le drapeau du #Kosovo flotte pour la première fois dans Notre-Dame de Paris — dans le cadre des commémorations du Centenaire de la fin de la Première Guerre mondiale. pic.twitter.com/F2Ug7bo2QA
— Qëndrim R. Gashi (@qendrimrgashi) November 2, 2018



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Serbia won't react to WW1 ceremony scandal in France - FM

Serbia will not lodge a protest with France over the displaying of the flag of Kosovo at the Notre-Dame cathedral, said Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic.

Source: B92, Beta, Tanjug Tuesday, November 6, 2018 | 09:55


Dacic explained the absence of any official reaction of Belgrade by the announced visit to Serbia by the French president.

"Bearing in mind the upcoming visit by Emmanuel Macron, the first visit of a French president to Serbia after 18 years, it is my opinion is that this should be left for discussion," Dacic told Belgrade-based daily Politika.

The head of Serbian diplomacy rated the showing of the Kosovo flag at the Notre-Dame as "generally a big scandal because there is no military parade where the defeated participate as well."

"We cannot stop this, but we can have better relations with Paris, that's why the upcoming visit by Emmanuel Macron is extremely important," Dacic said, adding that he does not know "how (Kosovo President Hashim) Thaci accepted the invitation to participate (in the ceremony in France marking the allied victory 100 years ago in WW1) - which is a day of mourning for him."

The flag of Kosovo found itself at the church in Paris among the symbols of 86 states and 11 international organizations.

Speaking for TV Prva earlier on Monday, Dacic said:
"We cannot stop it. They put the flags of other defeated sides there as well. I generally think that this is a scandal because there are no parades to celebrate victories where the defeated are present too. I do not know how Thaci accepted it because it's a day of mourning (for them). They lost, were on the wrong side (in WW1). They will fight against them again."

Kosovo is Serbia's southern province where ethnic Albanians in 2008 unilaterally declared independence - recognized by France and other leading Western powers, but rejected by Serbia as a violation of its sovereignty and territorial integrity.

List of invitees

The management of the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris said on Monday that the flag of Kosovo was displayed in front of it based on a list of those invited to next Sunday’s commemoration to mark the end of World War 1, Beta said, citing AFP.
An unnamed Notre-Dame spokesperson said the decision was taken based on a list of officials invited by the French government.

"Notre-Dame takes no stand and is not involved in diplomacy," the spokesperson said.

https://www.b92.net/eng/news/politics.php?yyyy=2018&mm=11&dd=06&nav_id=105453



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Re: Balkans in WW1
« Reply #35 on: Nov 11, 2018, 11:00:52 am »
 

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Exodus of Serbian Army and civilians from Serbia.











All Serbs will die in Albania if not was ultimatum of Russian Czar Nikolai II Romanov to Allies in January 1916. "If France, Italy and France do not evacuate Serbian Army ans Serbian refugees from Albania, Russia will make separate peace with Central Powers."
How did one historian miss it?  :-[

https://russkiymir.ru/en/publications/139492/



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« Reply #36 on: Nov 21, 2018, 09:25:38 am »
 

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Serbian ( Chetnik" ) Uprising against Bulagarina occupation in southeast Serbia in 1917.













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Re: Balkans in WW1
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Caricature of Capitulation of Montenegro in January 1916. Coward King Nikola Petrovic leave the country and never go back.





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« Reply #38 on: Jan 21, 2019, 05:05:11 pm »
 

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On the present day in 1916, from exile in Italy, the king of Montenegro, Nikola Petrovic, ordered the dissolution of the Montenegrin army, that is, the capitulation to Austro-Hungarian, German, Turkish, Bulgarian ...

Serbia refused capitulation, and the Army in Albania waited for an allied evacuation.



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« Reply #39 on: Jan 22, 2019, 04:22:56 pm »
 

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On this day 1876 in Nether Poppleton, Yorkshire was born Flora Sandes. British military nurse was born and later a officer of the Serbian Army.

Flora Sandes was the only British woman to officially fight on the front line in World War One.



https://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofBritain/Flora-Sandes/



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« Reply #40 on: Jul 12, 2019, 06:03:34 pm »
 

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Re: Balkans in WW1: Anzac March
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Re: Balkans in WW1
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Re: Great War
« Reply #43 on: Sep 08, 2019, 05:21:07 pm »
 

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Number of victims in WW1  :(













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The popular view is that the Generals of The Great War sent the soldiers to their deaths while drinking champagne miles from the Front Line. This is simply not true.

78 British and Dominion officers of the rank of Brigadier General and above died on active service in the First World War while a further 146 were wounded.

The numbers are similar for the Germans and other countries.



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The popular view is that the Generals of The Great War sent the soldiers to their deaths while drinking champagne miles from the Front Line. This is simply not true.

78 British and Dominion officers of the rank of Brigadier General and above died on active service in the First World War while a further 146 were wounded.

The numbers are similar for the Germans and other countries.



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I did not know that. I do not know how many high rank Serbian officers died or wounded in the combat.  :-[ But I will find out.

I now that British Royal Dynasty change the name during WW1 but I do not know any go to front line ?
I am asking that because Russian Czar Nikolay II Romanov go the front line and command the troops from 1916.
https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-tsar-nicholas-ii-of-russia-at-the-front-line-in-world-war-one-1916-76392476.html

Old Serbian King Petar I and his sons former Crown Prince Djordje and Regent Aleksandar Karadjordjevic were almost always on the front line
and be with Serbian Army and Serbian Refugees.


King Petar the First lead the Serbian retreat in Albania in 1916



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Re: Great War
« Reply #46 on: Sep 13, 2019, 02:58:16 pm »
 

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The Largest Battle in WW1: Battle on Somme 1916

The fighting at the Somme cost the British approximately 420,000 casualties ( under command Field Marshal Haig ) , while the French incurred 200,000. German losses numbered around 500,000 ( 650 000 ? ) for only 7 miles advance.

https://www.thoughtco.com/battle-of-the-somme-2361413



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« Reply #47 on: Sep 15, 2019, 03:32:47 pm »
 

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9/15/1918 Dobro Polje ( today Republic of North Macedonia )













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More Serbian heroines













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« Reply #49 on: Oct 01, 2019, 10:41:19 am »
 

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THE FIRST FIGHTING AIRCRAFT IN HISTORY BRING DOWN BY SERBIAN SOLDIER BEFORE 104 YEARS

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This was done above Kragujevac by Serbian soldier Radoje Ljutovac.

The date that Ljutovac knocked down the German / Austro-Hungarian plane - September 30, was taken for glory by the Anti-Aircraft Artillery of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia ( Tito's Communists took another date), and today it is celebrated as the Day of the Air Force Artillery and Missile For Air Forces of the Serbian Armed Forces.

During the First World War, Serbian artilleryman Radoje "Raka" Ljutovac entered the history of aviation as the first man to fire a plane when he fired from a field cannon from Metino brdo near Kragujevac. His feat is all the more significant if one considers the fact that Serbia did not have organized anti-aircraft artillery at that time, and the appearance of German aircraft forced the Serbian Army to improvise its defense.

That is why masters in the Kragujevac Military Factory trophy field cannons captured in the Balkan wars (1912-1913) mounted on round wooden platforms and placed them on a nearby hill to defend the city.
The bombs thrown from the aircraft caused extensive damage and killed many people, and then on September 30, a soldier from the First Platoon, Radivoje Ljutovac, sighted three planes circling above the city. He aimed, fired and became famous.

Radivoje later recounted the event to his great-grandson Zvonimir Ljutovac:
"My hand trembled so I shouldn't miss. I put a tip on the balls. I made a cross and aimed through the tube, leading the cannon as the plane flies, overflowing from, perhaps, two fields of plane length. Then I fired - that's it "said Raka.

Raka's shot brought real turmoil among the remaining enemy planes, which were left unmanaged and, surprised by the fire from the ground, disappeared from the sky above Kragujevac.

There was great joy in Serbian positions. The plane fell into the city center, not far from the house where the Supreme Command headquarters and Crown Prince Alexander Karadjordjevic were located, and a bomb had previously fallen in front of it.

R. As a reward, Ljutovac received a horse from the commander and galloped to the crash site of the Austro-Hungarian plane. The assembled people had already met him there.
When he arrived, he got off his horse and saluted the missing German pilots. These were Captain-Scout Kurt von Schaeffer and Officer Candidate Otto Kirsch.

The unbelievability of his feat is also evidenced by the fact that French officers did not immediately believe that the plane had been hit from the first platoon. However, the wreck was transferred to the Military Technical Institute. Engineers examined it and found a scrap in the crankshaft, which was evidence that the plane had been hit.

Ljutovac later, as a soldier, reached the Thessaloniki Front, where he was promoted to Sergeant, and for his merits in the Great War he was awarded the Karadjordje Star with Swords, the Albanian Memorial Medal and the War Memorial for Liberation and Unification 1914-1918. years.

The Ljutovac family donated decorations to the Krusevac National Museum along with some other personal Raka's items.

Kragujevac, which was the center of the military industry, attacked squadrons of the then Austro-Hungarian armies on 19 occasions in 1915.

When he removed his uniform, the world's first anti-aircraft operator, Radoje Ljutovac, opened a shop in Trstenik and spent the rest of his life modestly. He died at the age of 81, on November 25, 1968.



http://www.srna.rs/novosti/725803/prvi-avion-u-istoriji-oborio-srpski-vojnik-prije-104-godine.htm



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