Germany timeline

Germany timeline

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  • 25 October 1918
  • 26 October - 5 November 1918
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  • 6 November 1918
  • Naval commanders at Kiel decide to send their ships to fight the British at one last suicidal bid for glory. Sailors mutinied.
  • 7 November 1918
  • The Kaiser and the government did not try to stop the mutiny and send the army this was followed by angry soldiers joining violent demonstrations against the Kaiser and the war.
  • 9 November 1918
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  • Soldiers and workers have taken over cities, they wanted to end the war but politicians feared a revolution. The social democrats were the leading party and in theory socialists.
  • 10 - 11 November 1918
  • Social democrats send an ultimatum to the Kaiser that unless he abdicated they would join the revolution.
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  • There was a strike in Berlin. Social democrats feared extremists so they announced the abdication of the Kaiser and the creation of the German republic which they would run with other parties.
  • Kaiser Wilhelm fled into exile in Holland and an armistice was agreed between the Allies and Germany.
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