09 May 2015

"Lusitania" torpedoed 100 years ago - 11 May 1905

The Germans sink the American liner Lusitania and there are reports of them using gas on the battlefield. On Gallipoli, the Australians “are determined to die to a man rather than surrender the ground so dearly won.”

Add cap1915 'Earller Cables.', Queanbeyan Age and Queanbeyan Observer (NSW : 1915 - 1927), 11 May, p. 2