Diary May 30, 1915


German army 7.7-cm field gun

A German army 7.7-cm field gun in action at the Eastern Front.

Diary for Sunday, May 30, 1915:

Eastern Front

Galicia: Austro-Germans shell Przemysl forts; American cameraman John A Everets films it.

Western Front

Flanders: German attack at Hooge.
Artois: French gains near Souchez.

African Fronts

Southeast Cameroons: 400 France-Belgians take river Monjo position until June 1.
Lake Nyasa­ РSphinxhaven Raid: 2 Royal Navy steamers land 180 men of King African Rifles on east side of lake. They storm the fort and blow up stern off gunboat Hermann von Wissmann.

Air War

Adriatic: Italians first time bomb Pola.

Home Fronts

Ireland: Casting vote vetoes Irish volunteers‘ immediate revolt proposal.


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