Haricot | Attrition | 21 Jun 1915

Battle of Bukoba General Tighe has managed to assemble a force of some 1,500 rifles (and their much larger entourage of deemed-expendable African porters) for Continue reading Haricot | Attrition | 21 Jun 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

Third Krithia | 4 Jun 1915

Today there’s developments on Mount Mrzli and on the Eastern Front. However, our main focus can only be the Third Battle of Krithia, which begins Continue reading Third Krithia | 4 Jun 1915

Haricot Redoubt | 31 May 1915

A nondescript German cavalryman begins his journey towards fame, the French assault the Haricot, the situation in Sri Lanka is spiralling out of control fast, Continue reading Haricot Redoubt | 31 May 1915

Breakthrough and rupture | 30 May 1915

A number of places to look at today; Amara, London, New Delhi, Chantilly, Gallipoli and Mazingarbe, where Louis Barthas has formed a connection with two Continue reading Breakthrough and rupture | 30 May 1915