Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
World War I Sites
Managed By: Icon Here WWI Sites
Description:
To create a category that documents, records, and catalogues historic sites and objects related to The Great War. This category is not intended for World War I monuments and memorials (as that is a separate category). Instead, this is meant to categorize sites vital and of historic interest to the war. See our expanded description for more details.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying World War I Sites

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 23 Page: 1 of 1 prev<<<[1]>>>next
Image for Hostess House - Palo Alto, CAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesHostess House - Palo Alto, CA

in World War I Sites

The Hostess House in Palo Alto.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/23/2021

last visited: never

Image for Belgian refugee camp Vluchtoord Ede - Ede, NLview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesBelgian refugee camp Vluchtoord Ede - Ede, NL

in World War I Sites

Tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog was de Ginkelse Heide het toevluchtsoord voor duizenden Belgische vluchtelingen die na de val van Antwerpen in oktober 1914 naar Nederland waren gekomen en hier ondergebracht werden in het Vluchtoord Ede

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PetjeOp

location: Gelderland, Netherlands

date approved: 10/19/2021

last visited: 10/21/2021

Image for German surrender in Namibia 1915 - Lake Otjikoto, NAMview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesGerman surrender in Namibia 1915 - Lake Otjikoto, NAM

in World War I Sites

First German surrender in WW I took place near Tsumeb in Namibia, the former German South-West-Africa. The German Troops dump their heavy equipment before in Lake Otjikoto, a plaque remember at this happening.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Namibia

date approved: 10/17/2021

last visited: never

Image for Museu do Soldado Desconhecido - Batalha, Portugalview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesMuseu do Soldado Desconhecido - Batalha, Portugal

in World War I Sites

In this museum you'll find several objects related to WWI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tofixe

location: Leiria, Portugal

date approved: 10/13/2021

last visited: never

Image for Blackboy Hill Training Camp Site - Greenmount , Western Australiaview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesBlackboy Hill Training Camp Site - Greenmount , Western Australia

in World War I Sites

The site of a WW1 Training Camp

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 10/11/2021

last visited: never

Image for Jefferson Barracks - Lemay, MOview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesJefferson Barracks - Lemay, MO

in World War I Sites

During World War I this base was an induction and dispersal site., as a matter of fact it was the Largest induction center. Most of the World War I buildings are now in the County Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/9/2021

last visited: never

Image for Kamp van Zeist - Soesterberg, the Netherlandsview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesKamp van Zeist - Soesterberg, the Netherlands

in World War I Sites

The Camp of Zeist was the primary refugee camp for Belgian soldiers in WWI

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Utrecht, Netherlands

date approved: 10/7/2021

last visited: never

Image for Gare L'Est - Paris, Franceview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesGare L'Est - Paris, France

in World War I Sites

Gare L'Est was the primary rail station from which hundreds of thousands of soldiers were sent out to the eastern front-lines from this station. The station includes a large mural commemorating these departures and WWI memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/5/2021

last visited: never

Image for Bolagstida - Skibotn, Norwayview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesBolagstida - Skibotn, Norway

in World War I Sites

During World War I, the British managed to transport war equipment across neutral Norway to Russia. The transport took place on sledges pulled by horses

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Troms og Finnmark, Norway

date approved: 10/5/2021

last visited: never

Image for Cologne Southern Cemetery - Köln, NRW, Germanyview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesCologne Southern Cemetery - Köln, NRW, Germany

in World War I Sites

DE: Auf dem "Cologne Southern Cemetery" sind etwa 2500 Soldaten aus der Zeit des ersten Weltkrieges beerdigt. EN: About 2500 soldiers of the Commonwealth from the time of the First World War are buried in the "Cologne Southern Cemetery".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FamilieFrohne

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/8/2021

Image for Tyne Cot Cemetery - Passendale, Belgiumview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesTyne Cot Cemetery - Passendale, Belgium

in World War I Sites

A massive and impressive Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) burial ground for only the dead of the First World War in the Ypres Salient on the Western Front. It is the largest cemetery for Commonwealth forces in the world, for any war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/10/2021

Image for Flådestation Holmen - Copenhagen, Denmarkview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesFlådestation Holmen - Copenhagen, Denmark

in World War I Sites

A historic fort and castle near the entrance to Copenhagen from the water.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Denmark

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/20/2021

Image for Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - Arlington, VAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesTomb of the Unknown Soldier - Arlington, VA

in World War I Sites

Tomb of the unknown soldier contains unknown remains from several wars the US was involved in, including WWI. It is guarded 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, rain or shine. It is open to the public at Arlington National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/7/2021

Image for U.S. Capitol - Washington, DCview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesU.S. Capitol - Washington, DC

in World War I Sites

It was inside the US Capitol on April 6, 1917 that Congress formally declared war on Germany, inevitably altering the US involvement in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/6/2021

Image for Eiffel Tower - Paris, Franceview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesEiffel Tower - Paris, France

in World War I Sites

The Eiffel Tower, namely it's radio antenna, played a key role in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/17/2021

Image for Grave of Officer Sir John Dill - Arlington, VAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesGrave of Officer Sir John Dill - Arlington, VA

in World War I Sites

The grave of distinguished British WWI military officer Sir John Dill is located at Arlington National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/7/2021

Image for Abri du Lieutenant Courson - Neuvilly-en-Argonne (Lachalade), Franceview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesAbri du Lieutenant Courson - Neuvilly-en-Argonne (Lachalade), France

in World War I Sites

[EN] The blockhouse was built in the course of the year 1915, in order to protect the crossroads of the Stone Cross, with tribute to Lieutenant de Courson killed in 1914. [FR] Le blockhaus a été construit dans le courant de l’année 1915, afin d'assurer la protection du carrefour de la Croix de Pierre, avec hommage au Lieutenant de Courson tué en 1914.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Grand-Est, France

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/4/2021

Image for National WWI Museum & Memorial - Kansas City, MOview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesNational WWI Museum & Memorial - Kansas City, MO

in World War I Sites

The National WWI Museum is located in Downtown Kansas City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/4/2021

last visited: 10/12/2021

Image for Camp Fremont - Menlo Park, CAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesCamp Fremont - Menlo Park, CA

in World War I Sites

History of a WWI camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/3/2021

last visited: never

Image for Battery Lancaster - San Francisco, CAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesBattery Lancaster - San Francisco, CA

in World War I Sites

An old defensive gun pit made in the early 1900s to protect the Golden Gate Bridge. During WWI, it was the only artillery defense from the south side of the Golden Gate, protecting California's most important waterway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/3/2021

last visited: 10/19/2021

Image for Jones Point - Alexandria, VAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesJones Point - Alexandria, VA

in World War I Sites

A military installation was originally established here in the 1790s due to it's close proximity to defending Washington, DC. During WWI, military ships were being constructed here for the war effort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/3/2021

last visited: never

Image for Marine Corps Air Station Miramar - San Diego, CAview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesMarine Corps Air Station Miramar - San Diego, CA

in World War I Sites

One of the best known Air Force Bases in all of California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/3/2021

last visited: never

Image for Fort McHenry - Baltimore, MDview gallery
Log it!

World War I SitesFort McHenry - Baltimore, MD

in World War I Sites

During WWI, Fort McHenry was used as a 3,000 room field hospital for American troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/3/2021

last visited: never

Total Records: 23 Page: 1 of 1 prev<<<[1]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)