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Ludendorff diverts 12 German divisions from their intended destination on the Italian Front to shore up Flanders front.
British merchant ship, Main (714 tonnes), sunk by submarine in Luce Bay, Scotland. #ww1 #ww1centenary #merchantnavy
2nd Army attack at Poelcappelle. Weather hampers artillery preparation. The attack is shambolic. Some troops march 8hrs to start positions.
British resume offensive at Ypres along a six mile front.
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British armed merchant steamer, SS Greldon (3321 tonnes), torpedoed by German submarine with loss of 28 lives. Off coast of Ireland. #ww1
Annoyingly the updates for the latest news from 100 years ago have been misbehaving between January 17 and October 17 and, quite frankly it’s been a bit of a puzzle!
The good news is that everything seems to be working again following a bit of a technical workaround. We will update the interim period with some “bulk” posts in the near future to fill in the gaps.
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September 22, 2014 at 04:40PM