Reasons for US Entry WW1 - Comic Strip

Updated: 10/26/2020
Reasons for US Entry WW1 - Comic Strip

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  • Unrestricted Submarine WarfareMarch 1916, Germany said they would sink all ships in blockaded areas and those actions violated the US' neutrality.
  • Ties with BritainThe US & were very close but the US invested a lot of money into Britain so they didn't want to lose.
  • Zimmerman Telegram
  • Secret telegram sent from Germany to Mexico, interpreted by British intelligence & suggested an alliance between Germany and Mexico if the US entered the war. Germany would help Mexico regain TX, AZ, and NM.