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The History Place - World War I Timeline - 1918 - Artillery Shell Burst

Soldats canadiens nettoyant une route près de Cambrai, 1918.

This is the youngest soldier in World War I. Momčilo Gavrić lived in Serbia at the outbreak of the war. In 1916, Austro-Hungarian soldiers killed his father, mother, grandmother, his three sisters, and four of his brothers. After hearing what had happened, the major accepted Momčilo into the unit and assigned him to a soldier. That night, Momčilo showed the major where the Austro-Hungarian soldiers were and helped bombard them. At ten, he was promoted to Corporal and at eleven to Lance…

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The bombarded barracks at Ypres, viewed from 500 ft. (Australian official photographs/State Library of New South Wales)