Tag Archive for Russian front

IT’S NOW A TEN FRONT WAR

Russians Mount Massive Offensive In Middle East, the Arab Revolt. British Lose a Leader Special to The Great War Project (2-5 June) It’s 2nd June, the day after the Jutland naval battle left thousands of sailors on both the British and German sides dead. The Germans launch “a massive attack,” reports historian Martin Gilbert, “on…

DISCONTENT IN RUSSIA GROWING

Soldiers Attack Russian Police; Protests Far from Front. Wounded Soldiers Riot. Special to The Great War Project (22-24 September) There is growing trouble in Russia, and it threatens to undermine Russia’s continued ability to hold the line on the Eastern Front. “In Russia,” writes historian Martin Gilbert, “discontent in the army found an outlet in…