Diary for Wednesday, August 25, 1915:
Poland: Linsingen’s Bugarmee occupies Brest-Litovsk as Mackensen advances to north.
Cameroons: Allied Conference at Duala (until August 26) to plan final advance on Yaunde after rainy season. Brigade-General Cunliffe reconnaissance Mora in the north.
Poland: General Beseler made Governor-General (Pilsudski arrives at Warsaw on September 15).
Britain: 12,000 South Wales miners win bonus strike until September 1; August days worked a 20-year record.
Russia: Duma President Rodzianko‘s letter begs Tsar not to become C-in-C.