Gurkha Bluff | Goliath | 12 May 1915

It’s a busy day on Gallipoli. While most of the blokes get on with the serious business of trying not to die, the Gurkhas are Continue reading Gurkha Bluff | Goliath | 12 May 1915

Second Krithia | Lusitania | 07 May 1915

Lots to talk about today. Not least the sinking of a rather large ship. Let’s get to it. Second Krithia General Hunter-Weston doubles down, ordering Continue reading Second Krithia | Lusitania | 07 May 1915

Aubers Ridge | 30 Apr 1915

We’ve got to spend some time with British generals today, looking at some of the fallout from the fall (hahaha) of General Smith-Dorrien. There’s also Continue reading Aubers Ridge | 30 Apr 1915

Hand-to-hand fighting | 08 Apr 1915

We’re still with our Germans today. It’s the Friendly Feldwebel’s turn to go hand-to-hand. Perhaps fortunately, his account is rather less detailed. Herbert Sulzbach First, Continue reading Hand-to-hand fighting | 08 Apr 1915

The Narrows | 16 Mar 1915

Change of command in the Dardanelles safely executed, Admiral de Roebeck opts not to tinker with the plan that Admiral Carden had developed before stepping Continue reading The Narrows | 16 Mar 1915

Camouflage | St Mihiel | 12 Feb 1915

We’ve got a pretty stacked deck today. It’s all going on, so let’s get to it. First up, GQG at Chantilly, where General Joffre is Continue reading Camouflage | St Mihiel | 12 Feb 1915

Glasgow | 02 Feb 1915

The Ottomans begin their final advance on the canal, and we’re looking at the British home front in more detail. Suez Canal Under cover of Continue reading Glasgow | 02 Feb 1915