Diary August 29, 1915

destroyed artillery position

By artillery fire completely destroyed and abandoned position of the German field artillery.

Diary for Sunday, August 29, 1915:

Western Front

Argonne: Fierce artillery duel.

Eastern Front

Baltic Provinces: Nieme­narmee storms Friedrichstadt bridgehead south of river Dvina.
Western Russia: Germans storm Lipsk, 20 miles from Grodno.

Middle East

Gallipoli – Suvla bridgehead: 3000 Anzacs, British and Gurkha soldiers finally cease attacks on Hill 60 (since August 21).
Kitchener to Dardanelles committee: ‘…the Turks could not last much longer’.

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