The Daily Echo looks back at the First World War 100 years after it broke out

The First World War Remembered

The First World War Remembered

First published in News Daily Echo: Photograph of the Author by , Health Reporter

ONE hundred years ago countries across the world entered into one of the bloodiest conflicts of all time.

Now a century later the Daily Echo takes an in-depth look at the First World War and how its outbreak affected people at home and on the front lines.

See below for a variety of stories including how brave young men marched off to war, how the battles started at sea and how people back home played their part.


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