The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
11th December 1914On this day:
- Steamer Chased by Enemy Submarine The Steamer Colchester, sailing to Harwich was chased by an enemy submarine, the crew consider themselves lucky to have escaped.
- Leicestershire Yeomanry drills Troop/squadron drill. Surplus horses and saddlery evacuated (horses to mobile veterinary section, and 1st and 2nd Life Guards)
- 11th Dec 1914 Wet and Cold
- 11th Dec 1914 Cold Steel
- 11th Dec 1914 Aerodrome
- 11th Dec 1914 Casualties
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