Lord Kitchener | Brusilov Offensive | 5 Jun 1916

Brusilov Offensive The Entente’s summer offensive is finally underway. We’ve been building up to this for at least six months. There have been a couple Continue reading Lord Kitchener | Brusilov Offensive | 5 Jun 1916

Hill 60 (Gallipoli) | 17 Aug 1915

Battle of Scimitar Hill Sir Ian Hamilton is going off the deep end. Not only is he still convinced that one more push will achieve Continue reading Hill 60 (Gallipoli) | 17 Aug 1915

Kiretch Tepe | Medical facilities | 15 Aug 1915

Kiretch Tepe Sir Ian Hamilton has, I think it’s fair to say, now been robbed of whatever ability he might have had to judge a Continue reading Kiretch Tepe | Medical facilities | 15 Aug 1915

Mountain fighting in Italy | 14 Aug 1915

Second Isonzo Ye gods, it seems like years since we were watching the Italians battering their brains out against the redoubt at Cosich. It’s been Continue reading Mountain fighting in Italy | 14 Aug 1915

Sir Bryan Mahon | Buggins’ turn | 03 July 1915

Kenneth Best Kenneth Best has some new arrivals to talk to. New Brigade of Jocks arriving, most in kilts. They look a sturdy, cheerful lot, Continue reading Sir Bryan Mahon | Buggins’ turn | 03 July 1915