Trench Warfare Trench Warfare: Basic Info. New weapons used seemed to be made more for defense; so trenches were made for the soldiers protection. There are two sides. Middle = No Man’s Land. Trench Warfare: System Trench Warfare: Conditions Lice Rats Cramped up Flooded trenches Diseases Decaying flesh Trench Warfare: Technology Tanks: Not a favorite. Broke down a lot. Machine guns: Rapid fire. Killed more soldiers Artillery Gas: Killed or left permanent scars. Trench Warfare: Western Front 1914 Trench Warfare: Analysis This was their new tactic in war. After the war, it had left horrific scars. Made many people not want to have another World War ever again.