Diary May 29, 1917


French listen posts
French listening post in a tunnel, to determine mine works of the Germans.
World War One Diary for Tuesday, May 29, 1917:

Western Front

Somme: Artillery duels and skirmishing near St Quentin.
Champagne: Artillery actions and patrol activity.
France: 80 mutinous incidents until June 10.

Southern Fronts

Isonzo: Fighting diminishing after maximum 4,500 yard Italian advance on Carso gains 16,000 PoWs plus 6,000 in Gorizia zone.


Sea War

Black Sea: Russo-Rumanian naval coastal raid with 2 cruisers, 2 torpedo boats and 1 sub­ chaser on Anatolia, sinks or captures over 50 sailing craft during shelling of four ports including Samsun and Sinope until May 30.

for sharing:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

WW2 Weapons
Scroll to Top