Diary April 13, 1915

British 13-Pounder AA-Gun

The British 13-pounder anti-aircraft gun was a combination of a light field gun and a Thornycroft J-type lorry and first saw service in 1915.

Diary for Tuesday, April 13, 1915:

Air War

Western Front: German Army airship L235 damaged by AA fire while bombing Poperinghe and wrecked in forced landing near Ypres.

Western Front

Aisne: French success near Berry-au-Bac.

Sea War

Bulgaria: Battleship Agamemnon at port of Dedeagach on diplomatic visit until next day.
Channel: Rear-Admiral Bacon replaces Hood in command of Dover Patrol.

Home Fronts

Britain: Lloyd George chairs new Cabinet munitions committee.

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