Western Front/US Enters War Cartoon

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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