Treaty of Versailles
- Dominated by "Big Three"; Woodrow Wilson (USA), David Lloyd George (UK), Georges Clemenceau (France).
- The Treaty was a compromise between Wilson's desire for peace and Clemenceau's desire for revenge against Germany.
- Germany made to accept responsibility for the war and pay damages.
- German army reduced to 100,000 men, German navy handed to Allies and Germany were not allowed to produce planes or tanks.
- No German troops allowed in the Rhineland.
- Alsace and Lorraine given to France.
- Prussia and Possen given to newly created state of Poland.
- Eupen and Malmedy given to Belgium.
- Germany banned from uniting with Austria.
- Germany were not allowed to negotiate any of the terms of the Treaty.
- German rebuttal of Treaty refused.
- German representatives forced to sign Treaty on 28 June 1919
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