Strumica | 19 Oct 1915

Serbia The third invasion of Serbia continues unabated as Field Marshal Putnik orders a general retirement to a more easily defended line while he waits Continue reading Strumica | 19 Oct 1915

Supporting attacks | 12 Dec 1914

With the French offensive soon to be launched, they’re eager to bring their allies onside with it as much as possible; we’ll rejoin the BEF Continue reading Supporting attacks | 12 Dec 1914

Vimy | Dec 10 1914

The straggling Austro-Hungarians begin to sight the Serbian border, and we’re taking a closer look at the planned French offensive in Artois. Battle of Kolubara Continue reading Vimy | Dec 10 1914

Hill 60 | 09 Dec 1914

Qurna! Kolubara! Limanowa! And back to the Western Front, to the place known only as “Hill 60”. Battle of Qurna The Ottoman garrison surrenders itself Continue reading Hill 60 | 09 Dec 1914

Marne | Grand Couronne | 10 Sep 1914

A day of endings in the West, at the Marne and Grand Couronne, while battles continue to rage in the East. The Marne It’s reputed Continue reading Marne | Grand Couronne | 10 Sep 1914

Masurian Lakes | Marne | 8 Sep 1914

For once, this is a day when nothing new happens. It’s just a question of everything that’s been happening, continues to happen. We’ll go to Continue reading Masurian Lakes | Marne | 8 Sep 1914

Miracle of the Marne | 6 Sep 2014

These are the days that will determine the future course of the war. Not for nothing is the popular title “Miracle of the Marne” applied. Continue reading Miracle of the Marne | 6 Sep 2014

Ourcq | Marne | Drina | 5 Sep 1914

Alea iacta est. The Battle of the Marne begins at the Ourcq; Grand Couronne continues. Soon, the entire French army will be fighting at once. Continue reading Ourcq | Marne | Drina | 5 Sep 1914

Invasion of Serbia | 12 Aug 1914

Naval news Karlsruhe has arrived at Curacao and starts coaling again. Meanwhile, in the Pacific, the Royal Navy has rocked up at Yap, in the Continue reading Invasion of Serbia | 12 Aug 1914

The Schlieffen Plan? | 10 Aug 1914

The Schlieffen Plan? Right. Let’s buckle in. Let’s discuss whatever the hell it is the Germans think they’re trying to do. This will take a Continue reading The Schlieffen Plan? | 10 Aug 1914

Stavka | Togoland | 7 Aug 1914

Warsaw The Russians now have yet another army, the 9th, massing at Warsaw, to march through Prussia on the heels of 1st and 2nd Army Continue reading Stavka | Togoland | 7 Aug 1914

Kitchener’s Army | 6 Aug 1914

Serbia Austria-Hungary has nearly finished deploying forces along the River Drina, which marks the Serbian border. They’re going to hold in position briefly to guard Continue reading Kitchener’s Army | 6 Aug 1914

Belgrade | 29 Jul 1914

The downward spiral continues. SMS Bodrog The Austro-Hungarian monitor (a naval ship with large guns designed to operate in rivers rather than at sea) Bodrog Continue reading Belgrade | 29 Jul 1914