Diary for Tuesday, May 18, 1915:
Gallipoli: Hamilton gets pessimistic Kitchener telegram, interprets as instruction not to encourage evacuation.
Galicia: Austrians re-occupy Galician oilfields northeast of Uzsok.
North Sea: German torpedo boats capture 3 British fishing boats off northwest corner of Dogger Bank.
Eastern Mediterranean: Royal Navy ship captures 1,000t Greek SS Proton (hired by Germans as U-boat supply ship) and interns her at Alexandria.
Turkey: Interior Ministry orders deportation of Erzerum Armenians to Urfa and Mosul.