Mission creep | Somme | 21 Jul 1916

Battle of the Somme I’ve been so caught up in shouting at British generalship over the last week that I’ve almost completely ignored a major Continue reading Mission creep | Somme | 21 Jul 1916

Landship prototype | Hetherington | Jun 30 1915

Important trials in Britain today for both a prototype landship and the Stokes mortar, the French Empire troops on Gallipoli win another limited victory, and Continue reading Landship prototype | Hetherington | Jun 30 1915

Haricot | Quadrilateral | 14 Jun 1915

It’s rather a French day, with Louis Barthas’s continued travails, an attack being planned on Gallipoli, and extensive underground efforts on the Western Front. Les Continue reading Haricot | Quadrilateral | 14 Jun 1915

Flamethrower | 7 Jun 1915

At Second Artois, Louis Barthas gets attacked by a horrific new weapon. There’s also an update from Herbert Sulzbach, and an important decision is taken Continue reading Flamethrower | 7 Jun 1915

Doublethink | 2 Jun 1915

Martial law is declared in Sri Lanka, Sir Ian Hamilton isn’t making much sense, and Louis Barthas is being buggered around. Sri Lanka Riots The Continue reading Doublethink | 2 Jun 1915