Diary July 20, 1915

British submarine C27

The British submarine C27 on the march into the operation zone.

Diary for Tuesday, July 20, 1915:

Sea War

North Sea: British submarine C27 towed by Q-ship Princess Louise torpedoes and sinks U23 (Schulthess).

Western Front

Alsace: French advance toward Munster in Fecht Valley.
Flanders: Canadian Prime Minister visits his troops (until July 27).

Eastern Front

Kövess’ Austrians occupy Radom. Russian delaying counter-attack on Narew Line.

Southern Fronts

Isonzo: Italians capture Mt San Michele but 15 Austrian battalions retake it soon after dawn July 22. Cadorna informs British Military Mission Chief Brigade-General Radcliffe that he will attack for as long as no risk run; he has already replaced 27 generals.

Middle East

Gallipoli: Kemal letter ‘Really, we are living in hell’.

Home Fronts

France: Decree for evaluating war damages.

Call of War
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