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Lecture Summary [Copy]

Lecture Summary [Copy]

Published on 6 December 2022
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Transcript
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Michigan's Role in WW1
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by Morgan and Claire
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There were 4 main cities from Michigan involved in WW1
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Detroit and Alma
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Jackson
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Midland
00:16
Detroit and Alma
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Detroit and Alma
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Alma: - Produced the Liberty Model B (a war truck). - up to 15 mph, 52 horsepower, 35,000 to be made, 30 trucks per day. Detroit: - DH-4 (Liberty) Airplane. -Followed European models, easy to manufacture, front line warfare, 4 machine guns, 300+ lbs of bombs.
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Jackson
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Jackson's involvement
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-Produced "Brodie" helmet. Improvement of field equipment. Given to soldiers overseas. Stamped out of mangenese alloy. Could withstand a .45-caliber bullet fired from 10 feet away. They made 473,469 out of 2.7 mill.
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Midland
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Yay Midland!
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- Produced Mustard Gas. Side effects : blistering skin, burning lungs, temporary blindness (delayed). Used in trench warfare. Dow Chemical mass produced ship-able gas. Made mustard oil (G-24) which was very deadly. 5,000-6,000 of mustard oil produced a day.
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Yay Mich!