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Diary August 28, 1915

rifleman of a German Jaeger Battalion
A rifleman of a German Jaeger Battalion in 1915.
Diary for Saturday, August 28, 1915:

Eastern Front

Ludendorff orders Tenth Army advance on Vilna.

Air War

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.

Home Fronts

Germany: Kaiser signs order creating Finnish 27th Jaeger Battalion (2,000 volunteers), formed on May 1, 1916.

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