Diary for Saturday, August 28, 1915:
Ludendorff orders Tenth Army advance on Vilna.
France: German air raid on Compiegne.
Russia: Foreign and War Ministers say no peace with Germany while single enemy soldier on Russian soil; 2 million more troops to be used in the field.
Germany: Kaiser signs order creating Finnish 27th Jaeger Battalion (2,000 volunteers), formed on May 1, 1916.