Every student of history knows that the event which sparked-off
World War I, was the assassination of the Austrian Archduke, Francis
Ferdinand, at Serajevo in 1914.
What very few know, is that the murder of the Archduke was a
It is almost never mentioned in standard history texts, yet it is
non the less a known fact, that the members of the group that carried
out the assassination were Masons, and it was revealed in sworn testi-
mony at their trial "that the Freemasons had condemned Francis Ferdin-
and to death".