WWI Veteran Assists Two Civil War Veterans In 1922 …Advancements Seen During These Men’s Lifetimes…
The War Brought Military Advances and Care for Veterans
The first machine guns
Submarines
ID tags
Land mines
Ironclad ships
Trench warfare
Soldiers’ Homes that later became the Veterans Administration (www.aarp.org)
The War Brought Technological and Everyday Advances
15,000 miles of new telegraph lines, which reached the West Coast
Mass production of canned food
Battlefield photography
Transcontinental Railroad
Can openers
Home-delivered mail
Premade clothing in sizes small, medium and large
Differently shaped left and right shoes
Photo from Reddit, info from http://www.ycp.edu/offices-and-services/advancement/communications/york-college-magazine/fall-2012/understanding-civil-war-legacy/

WWI Veteran Assists Two Civil War Veterans In 1922 …Advancements Seen During These Men’s Lifetimes…

The War Brought Military Advances and Care for Veterans

  • The first machine guns
  • Submarines
  • ID tags
  • Land mines
  • Ironclad ships
  • Trench warfare
  • Soldiers’ Homes that later became the Veterans Administration (www.aarp.org)

The War Brought Technological and Everyday Advances

  • 15,000 miles of new telegraph lines, which reached the West Coast
  • Mass production of canned food
  • Battlefield photography
  • Transcontinental Railroad
  • Can openers
  • Home-delivered mail
  • Premade clothing in sizes small, medium and large
  • Differently shaped left and right shoes

Photo from Reddit, info from http://www.ycp.edu/offices-and-services/advancement/communications/york-college-magazine/fall-2012/understanding-civil-war-legacy/