April 6, 1917 – The United States Declares War Against Imperial Germany

April 6, 1917, President Woodrow Wilson address Congress and makes his case for a Declaration of War against the Imperial German Government.

“With a profound sense of solemn and even tragical character of the the step I am taking and of the grave responsibilities which it involves, but in unhesitating obedience to what I deem my constitutional duty, I advise that the Congress declare the recent course of the Imperial German Government to be in fact nothing less than war against the government and people of the United States”

President Woodrow Wilson, April 6, 1917

Pronouncing The Doom of the Kaiser

Pronouncing The Doom of the Kaiser