1915-17 Battle of Aubers Ridge 09 May 1915

The infamous Shell Crisis of 1915 combined with British inability to learn while the Germans do just that.

1915 (Published 07/15/2022)

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NEWSPAPERS (all newspapers retrieved from https://newspapers.com)

  • (1915, May 13) “On the Aubers Ridge” The Times (London, Greater London, England), pp.26
  • (1915,May 13) “The British Position in Northern France: Fight for Auburs Ridge”. The Staffordshire Sentinel Daily and Weekly (Stone-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England), pp. 4. 
  • (1915, May 14) “Violent Artillery Bombardment of the British Front” Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette (Exeter, Devon, England), pp. 16. 
  • (1915, May 13)”Fight for Auburs Ridge”, The Staffordshire Sentinel Daily and Weekly (Stone-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England), pp. 2
  • (1915, May 12)”The Greatest Battle On”, The Kansas City Times (Kansas City, Missouri, USA), pp. 1.

Books/Visual Imagery

  • Buchan, John, Nelson’s History of the War Volume 1 Aslan Press 2008 
  • Keegan, John, The First World War, Vintage 2012 Kindle
  • William Barnes Wollen’s painting of Lt. Hugh Niven leading the defense of Frezenberg Ridge after his superior officers were all killed or wounded today. 

Music:

  • Ich hatte’ einen Kamraden – Deutsch- Oesterreichisches militär potpourri. Victor, Camden, New Jersey, 1915. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox.1993.

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1863-37 Milliken’s Bend June 7 1863

A small skirmish in the aftershocks of Vicksburg and Port Hudson.

1863 (Published 6/26/2022)

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

Composition: William Steffe; Performance: United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Concert Band; Recording: United States Air Force, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME

Composition: J. Durnal; Performance: USMA Band; Composition Date 1863; Performance Date: 1990;  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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1915-16 Battle of Frezenberg 8-13 May 1915

1915-16 Battle of Frezenberg
8-13 May 1915

Canadians once again showing how bad ass they are.

1915 (Published 07/01/2022)

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NEWSPAPERS (all newspapers retrieved from https://newspapers.com)

  • (1915, May 13) “German Beaten Off in Two Days’ Battle.” Vancouver Daily World (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada), pp.7.  
  • (1915, July 13) “The North Countrymen”. The Times (London, Greater London, England), pp. 22. 
  • (1915, May 13) “Eyewitness Tells of Fierce Assault on British Lines” The Tennessean (Nashville, Tennessee, USA), pp. 9. 
  • (1915, May 13)”German Assault on British Line: Eye-Witness Tells of Slaughter around Ypres Saturday and Sunday, Ground Literally Heaped with Dead, British Regain Ground After Being Forced to Fall Back”, Hartford Daily Courant (Hartford, Connecticut, USA), pp. 2.
  • (1915, May 13)”German Dead Lay in Heaps After Desperate Charges Were Repulsed by British”, The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia, USA), pp. 3.

Books/Visual Imagery

  • Buchan, John, Nelson’s History of the War Volume 1 Aslan Press 2008 
  • Keegan, John, The First World War, Vintage 2012 Kindle
  • William Barnes Wollen’s painting of Lt. Hugh Niven leading the defense of Frezenberg Ridge after his superior officers were all killed or wounded today. 

Music:

  • PPCLI Regimental Quick March (Has Anyone Seen the Colonel, Mademoiselle From Armentieres, Tipperary), performed by the PPCLI.

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1863-36 Siege of Port Hudson May 22–July 9 1863

Not with a bang, but a whimper to wind down the Siege of Port Hudson.

1863 (Published 6/26/2022)

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

Composition: William Steffe; Performance: United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Concert Band; Recording: United States Air Force, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Composition:

The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

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WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME

Composition: J. Durnal; Performance: USMA Band; Composition Date 1863; Performance Date: 1990;  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

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1915-15 Second Battle of Krithia 8-13 May 1915

1915-15 Second Battle of Krithia
8 – 13 May 1915

Once again British Commander Aylmer Hunter-Weston wants a mountain with a beach view, well at least a very tall hill with a beach view.

1915 (Published 06/17/2022)

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NEWSPAPERS (all newspapers retrieved from https://newspapers.com)

  • (1915, April 29) “Dardanelles. Steady Advance in Gallipoli, Attacks Beaten Off.” Evening Standard and St. James’s Gazette (London, Greater London, England), pp.2.  
  • (1915, July 7) “Landing in the Dardanelles”. Western Mail (Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales), pp. 5 and 7. 
  • Hamilton, Ian. (1915, July 09) “Heroes All, Vivid Story of Gallipoli Landing told by Sir I. Hamilton, the Beach of Death. A Tornado of Fire. Help of the Navy. Fighting Day and Night.” The Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette (Exeter, Devon, England), pp. 6. 
  • (1915, April 29) “The Epic Story of the Dardanelles: A General Advantage”, The Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, Merseyside, England), pp. 6.
  • (1915, April 29) “Steady Advance in the Dardanelles: Turks’ Novel Defenses”, The Derby Daily Telegraph (Derby, Derbyshire, England), pp 4.
  • Hamilton, Ian (1915, July 07) “Sir Ian Hamilton’s Story of Heroism of Our Troops: How Lancanshire Fusiliers Hacked Their Way Through.” Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser, pp 5.
  • (1915, July 07) “The First Landings in Gallipoli: The Fierce Turkish Resistance.” The Guardian (London, Greater London, England) pp 8.

Books/Visual Imagery

  • Buchan, John, Nelson’s History of the War Volume 1 Aslan Press 2008 
  • Keegan, John, The First World War, Vintage 2012 Kindle 

Music:

  • Canakkale Turkusu – Ottoman WWI Song, performed by İhsan Ozanoğlu. –and arranged by Muzaffer Sarisozen.

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1863-35 Battle of Plains Store May 21 1863

A small fight in a prelude to the taking of Port Hudson.

1863 (Published 6/12/2022)

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

Composition: William Steffe; Performance: United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Concert Band; Recording: United States Air Force, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Composition:

The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

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WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME

Composition: J. Durnal; Performance: USMA Band; Composition Date 1863; Performance Date: 1990;  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Composition:

The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1927.

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1915-14 Counter Attack at Eski Hissarlik 1 May 1915

1915-14 Counter Attack at Eski Hissarlik
1 May 1915

The Ottoman Turk counter-attack at Eski Hissarlik was an unexpected win for the Allies and would start to set the tone for a very bloody battle.

1915 (Published 06/03/2022)

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NEWSPAPERS (all newspapers retrieved from https://newspapers.com)

  • (1915, April 29) “Dardanelles. Steady Advance in Gallipoli, Attacks Beaten Off.” Evening Standard and St. James’s Gazette (London, Greater London, England), pp.2.  
  • (1915, July 7) “Landing in the Dardanelles”. Western Mail (Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales), pp. 5 and 7. 
  • Hamilton, Ian. (1915, July 09) “Heroes All, Vivid Story of Gallipoli Landing told by Sir I. Hamilton, the Beach of Death. A Tornado of Fire. Help of the Navy. Fighting Day and Night.” The Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette (Exeter, Devon, England), pp. 6. 
  • (1915, April 29) “The Epic Story of the Dardanelles: A General Advantage”, The Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, Merseyside, England), pp. 6.
  • (1915, April 29) “Steady Advance in the Dardanelles: Turks’ Novel Defenses”, The Derby Daily Telegraph (Derby, Derbyshire, England), pp 4.
  • Hamilton, Ian (1915, July 07) “Sir Ian Hamilton’s Story of Heroism of Our Troops: How Lancanshire Fusiliers Hacked Their Way Through.” Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser, pp 5.
  • (1915, July 07) “The First Landings in Gallipoli: The Fierce Turkish Resistance.” The Guardian (London, Greater London, England) pp 8.

Books/Visual Imagery

  • Buchan, John, Nelson’s History of the War Volume 1 Aslan Press 2008
  • Keegan, John, The First World War, Vintage 2012 Kindle
  • Catherwood, Christopher, The Battles of World War I: Everything You Need to Know, Allison & Busby May 22, 2014
  • Meyer, G.J. A World Undone: The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918, Blackstone Audio, Inc May 24, 2012
  • Beckett, Ian F.W.’s Ypres: The First Battle 1914, Routledge; 1st edition (July 27, 2006)
  • Lettow-Vorbeck, Paul Emil von “My Reminiscences of East Africa”, Amazon Kindle – March 5, 2013
  • Canada’s Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2002.
  • Morton, Desmond and J.L. Granatstein. Marching to Armageddon: Canadians and the Great War 1914-1919. Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Ltd., 1989.
  • Nicholson, Colonel G.W.L., C.D. Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1919: The Official History of the Canadian Army in the First World War. Ottawa: Queen’s Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1962.
  • Rawling, Bill. Surviving Trench Warfare. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1992.
  • The taking of Neuve-Chapelle (Pas-de-Calais) by the British, 10 March 1915. Oil on canvas by Jean-Jacques Berne-Bellecour (1874-1939), 1916. National Army Museum. NAM 2002-07-357

Music:

  • My Beloved Country, performed by The Volnitza Ensemble. – Imperial Russian Song circa WWI.
  • The Heart of Oak, performed by the Royal Navy – The official march of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom
  • Heia safari (Wie Oft Sind Wir Geschritten), performed by Montanara Chor, Hermann Josef Dahmen
  • Walter B. Rogers, Edward T. King & Victor Military Band. 1914 La Brabançonne. Victor, Camden, New Jersey. Audio Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox.94/.
  • Edward T. King, Emil Keneke, and Victor Military Band. Deutsch-Oesterreichisches militär potpourri. Victor, Camden, New Jersey, 1915. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox.1993.
  • La Madelon, performed by Amparito Farrar written in 1918 and retrieved from Archive.org on 3-10-18 https://archive.org/details/AmparitoFarrar
  • Till the Boys Come Home, Stanley Kirkby

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1863-34b Siege of Vicksburg Part 2 18 May – 4 July 1863 

1863-34b Siege of Vicksburg Part 2 18 May – 4 July 1863 

1863 (Published 5/29/2022)

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  • The American Civil War: A Select Anthology of Battles, Campaigns and Related Topics by Brasher, Michael R. World War One, Copyright © 1998-2019 by Michael R Brasher.

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

Composition: William Steffe; Performance: United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Concert Band; Recording: United States Air Force, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Composition:

The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

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WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME

Composition: J. Durnal; Performance: USMA Band; Composition Date 1863; Performance Date: 1990;  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Composition:

The author died in 1890, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or fewer.

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1927.

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Recording:

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1915-13 First Battle of Krithia, 28 April 1915

1915-13 First Battle of Krithia
28 April 1915

1915 (Published 05/20/2022)

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Books/Visual Imagery

  • Buchan, John, Nelson’s History of the War Volume 1 Aslan Press 2008
  • Keegan, John, The First World War, Vintage 2012 Kindle
  • Catherwood, Christopher, The Battles of World War I: Everything You Need to Know, Allison & Busby May 22, 2014
  • Meyer, G.J. A World Undone: The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918, Blackstone Audio, Inc May 24, 2012
  • Beckett, Ian F.W.’s Ypres: The First Battle 1914, Routledge; 1st edition (July 27, 2006)
  • Lettow-Vorbeck, Paul Emil von “My Reminiscences of East Africa”, Amazon Kindle – March 5, 2013
  • Canada’s Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2002.
  • Morton, Desmond and J.L. Granatstein. Marching to Armageddon: Canadians and the Great War 1914-1919. Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Ltd., 1989.
  • Nicholson, Colonel G.W.L., C.D. Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1919: The Official History of the Canadian Army in the First World War. Ottawa: Queen’s Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1962.
  • Rawling, Bill. Surviving Trench Warfare. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1992.
  • The taking of Neuve-Chapelle (Pas-de-Calais) by the British, 10 March 1915. Oil on canvas by Jean-Jacques Berne-Bellecour (1874-1939), 1916. National Army Museum. NAM 2002-07-357

Music:

  • My Beloved Country, performed by The Volnitza Ensemble. – Imperial Russian Song circa WWI.
  • The Heart of Oak, performed by the Royal Navy – The official march of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom
  • Heia safari (Wie Oft Sind Wir Geschritten), performed by Montanara Chor, Hermann Josef Dahmen
  • Walter B. Rogers, Edward T. King & Victor Military Band. 1914 La Brabançonne. Victor, Camden, New Jersey. Audio Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox.94/.
  • Edward T. King, Emil Keneke, and Victor Military Band. Deutsch-Oesterreichisches militär potpourri. Victor, Camden, New Jersey, 1915. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox.1993.
  • La Madelon, performed by Amparito Farrar written in 1918 and retrieved from Archive.org on 3-10-18 https://archive.org/details/AmparitoFarrar
  • Till the Boys Come Home, Stanley Kirkby

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1863-34a Siege of Vicksburg Part 1 18 May – 4 July 1863 

1863-34a Siege of Vicksburg Part 1 18 May – 4 July 1863 

1863 (Published 5/15/2022)

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THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC

Composition: William Steffe; Performance: United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Concert Band; Recording: United States Air Force, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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WHEN JOHNNY COMES MARCHING HOME

Composition: J. Durnal; Performance: USMA Band; Composition Date 1863; Performance Date: 1990;  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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