Diary November 29, 1915

Turkish field artillery

Turkish field artillery on the Gallipoli front.

Diary for Monday, November 29, 1915:

Middle East

Gallipoli – Anzac bridgehead: Turk shells cause 262 casulaties at Lone Pine.

Western Front

Kitchener in Paris. Sir J French in London sees Asquith but does not take hint to resign, fears friction with King if he becomes C-in-C Home Forces.

Southern Fronts

Despite Misic’s pleading for drive to Greece and Allies and news of Germany withdrawing 6 divisions, Serb Army commanders in conferences at Pec (and on December 1) keep to Albanian retreat, preparations too advanced.
Italian Front: Italian Second Army finally takes Oslavia ridge.

Sea War

Black Sea: Minelayer sub UC13 runs aground and has to be aban­doned.

Neutrals

Sweden: ­Belligerent submarines barred from territorial waters save in emergency on surface with flag.

Call of War
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