Diary September 5, 1915
Diary for Sunday, September 5, 1915:
Tsar Nicholas II, pictured right, greets Russian officers.
TSAR TAKES SUPREME COMMAND: Alexeiev his CoS, Grand Duke Nicholas and his staff leave on September 7.
Gallipoli: ANZAC troops repulse Turk night attack.
Churchill asks Balfour to plan for winter campaign.
India – Northwest Frontier: Second Action at Hafiz Khor, Mohmands beaten.
Dardanelles: Royal Navy submarine E7 trapped in new Nagara nets and destroyed by explosive charge from German coastal submarine UB14.
Switzerland - Zimmerwald International Socialist Conference (until September 8): 38 delegates from 11 European countries (Trotsky present) pass manifesto for immediate peace.