Diary July 16, 1915

Diary for Friday, July 16, 1915:

balloon during landing

A balloon during landing. Balloons are used by all sides for artillery observation and for taking photos of enemy positions.

Western Front

Aisne: German attack near Fontenoy.
Lorraine: German attack in Parroy Forest.

Eastern Front

Poland: Austrian first Army crosses river Bug.

Sea War

3 US battleships transit Panama Canal.

Politics

Bulgaria: Lloyd George and Delcasse agree on approach to Bulgaria, but Central Powers have already suggested intervention against Serbia on July 7.

Home Fronts

Italy: Poet D’Annunzio made official war chronicler.

Call of War
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