Diary June 24, 1915

Warehouse in a munitions factory.

Warehouse in a munitions factory.

Diary for Thursday, June 24, 1915:

Home Fronts

Britain: War Munition Volunteer Scheme begins, 6­-month posting in any firm chosen by Ministry.

Western Front

Joffre and Field Marshal French agree at Chantilly on Western Front primacy, reject passive defence as unfair to Allies, and plan major offensive for August.

Politics

Britain: Conciliatory British memo to US on neutral trade.

Neutrals

USA: 70,000 at National German-American rally, Madison Square Gardens, New York.

Call of War
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