Western Front/US Enters War Cartoon
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The sinking of the Lusitania resulted in the deaths of 128 American men, women, and children
The deaths of the 128 Americans by German hands went without a response from President Wilson. This of course angered the American Public.
Germany declared that it would wage unrestricted warfare against all shipping vessels, neutral or belligerent, in the war zone. Action must be taken.
During the next two months four more unarmed American vessels were sunk. At about the same time, newspapers published an intercepted telegram from German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmerman that proposed a German-Mexican alliance
In return for supporting Germany, Mexico will to reclaim the Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona territories. This alliance has concerned all Americans.
War must be declared for American safety. The threats from Germany are serious. Many innocent American lives have been lost as a result of the sinking of U-boats. More will be lost if action is not taken.
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