Our troops have been facing near-disaster as they battle to hold back the German hordes. The BEF was pulled out of the Aisne area and railed north to face the German thrust towards the sea at a town called Ypres in Belgium. 292 more words
Our citizens now face aerial bombardment. Giant Hun ‘slugs’ crossed the East Coast and dropped bombs reportedly killing some dozen non-combatants.
In the British trenches soldiers are being killed in steady numbers by shellfire, snipers and small-arms fire – with no positive progress being made through the mud. 300 more words