Battle of Neuve Chapelle | 10 Mar 1915

The BEF takes its first serious offensive action in a long time today. Arguably since the start of the war, depending on how you feel Continue reading Battle of Neuve Chapelle | 10 Mar 1915

Tanga | 04 Nov 1914

The fighting at Tanga turns today from “mildly embarrassing” into “completely humiliating” for the British commanders, and it’s the Germans’ turn to see a slightly Continue reading Tanga | 04 Nov 1914

Albert | 25 Sep 1914

It’s second verse, same as the first, in northern France, as the fighting sweeps north of the Somme. Albert The Germans cross the Somme south Continue reading Albert | 25 Sep 1914

Heligoland Bight | 28 August 1914

A relatively quiet day on land, but in the Heligoland Bight, the naval war is about to heat up considerably. Heligoland Bight A large British Continue reading Heligoland Bight | 28 August 1914

Tannenberg | Etreux | 27 August 1914

Today, a well-known battle in the East (Tannenberg), a lesser-known one in the West (Etreux), and plenty else besides. Tannenberg Today is the crucial day Continue reading Tannenberg | Etreux | 27 August 1914