Diary June 20, 1919

German Finance Minister Erzberger and Interior Minister Dr. Hugo Preuss

German Finance Minister Erzberger and Interior Minister Dr. Hugo Preuss, who presented the draft constitution of the Weimar Republic.

World War One Diary for Friday, June 20, 1919:

France – Peace Process: Count Brockdorff-Rantzau refuses to sign Peace Treaty, as does Scheidemann Government which resigns (Bauer-Erzberger Ministry formed on June 21). Allied Supreme Council orders Marshal Foch to advance into Germany if Treaty not accepted by 1900 hours, June 23.
North Russia – Archangel sector: Allies take Topsa but not Troitsa on river Dvina north bank.
Italy: Prime Minister Orlando resigns, Nitti succeeds on June 22.
Britain: Government war risks insurance scheme for trade with Russia.

Call of War

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