Sapper History




Western Front


Corps of Royal Engineers


Related Events, other areas of the war & notes

10 to 15 January 1919



Communist Revolt in Berlin

17 January 1919


Albert Medal to Sgt Alexander Gibson and two others at Wizernes, France.


18 January 1919



Paris Peace Conference begins.

25 January 1919



Principle of a League of Nations ratified.

14 February 1919



Draft of the League of Nations completed.

6 May 1919



Under conditions of the Peace Conference German colonies are annexed.

21 June 1919



German High Seas Fleet scuttled at Scapa Flow.


28 June 1919




Treaty of Versailles signed, effective from 10 January 1920.


31 Aug 1921

Commonwealth War Graves Commission


Latest qualifying date for burial of personnel who died in the First World War.