Diary July 21, 1916


Soldiers of the Tsar.

Soldiers of the Tsar.

Diary for Friday, July 21, 1916:

Eastern Front

Pripet: Bezobrazov‘s Guard Army (11 divisions, 134,000 men and 396 guns) formed.
Brusilov Offensive – Galicia: Austrians retreat and begin to evacuate Brody. Heavy rain (July 23-28) delays Brusilov’s Seventh and Ninth Armies’ resumed offensive.

Air War

Western Front: 4 German bombers of Fl Abt 40 attack Andruicq munitions dump on CalaisSt Omer railway: 23 sheds and 8,000t ammunition, 1 mile of track destroyed (night July 21-22).


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