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6th January 1915 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day

6th January 1915

On this day:

  • Training continues for 2nd Life Guards   Between the 6th and 24th of January 1915, Troop Squadron and Regimental training was continued for the 2nd Life Guards with an occasional scheme set by the Brigadier.

    War Diary

  • M Class Zeppelin   Zeppelin LZ34

    • Production Ref: LZ34
    • Class type : M
    • Tactical ref: none
    • Usage: Military
    • First Flight: 6th January 1915


    Two raids at the Eastern Front, dropping a total of 1,110 kg (2,450 lb) of bombs. It was heavily damaged by enemy fire on the 21st June 1915 and destroyed by fire following a forced landing near Insterburg.

    John Doran

  • 6th Jan 1915 2nd Queens Hq moves

  • 6th Jan 1915 2nd Queens Hq moves

  • 6th Jan 1915 Parcels from Home

  • 6th Jan 1915 Cargo Ship Dispute

  • 6th Jan 1915 Defence Work

  • 6th Jan 1915 Redoubt Occupied

  • 6th Jan 1915 Reliefs

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. William Tunney. King's Regiment (Liverpool) 1st Battalion
  • 2nd Lt. William Tunney. King's Liverpool Regiment 1st Brn.
  • Pte. William Tunney. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st Btn.

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