The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
20th June 1915On this day:
- Back to Action 6th County of London Brigade RFA:
This evening the 15th & 16th London Brigades proceeded into action, the former being attached to the 36th Brigade RFA, and occupying its former position at Vermelles, and the latter to the 41st Brigade RFA near Cambrin F.30.c.5.5. The 6th London Ammunition Column was divided, part going with each battery. Brigade Headquarters and the 17th London Brigade remains at rest at Lapugnoy.
- 1st Battalion Royal Scots in France 1915. 1st Battalion Royal Scots in France 1915.
- U-Boat Index - WW1 KUK U-11 Austrian submarine. (Former German SM UB-15
Launched 14th March 1911
Commissioned 20th June 1915
8 Jun 1915 - 31 Aug 1915 Lüdwig Eberhardt
16 Sep 1915 - 28 Oct 1915 Karl Edler von Unczowski
28 Oct 1915 - 30 Aug 1916 Robert Teufl von Fernland
30 Aug 1916 - 25 May 1917 Johann Krsnjavi
25 May 1917 - 16 Jul 1917 Ludwig Müller
16 Jul 1917 - 17 Sep 1917 Wladimir Pfeifer
17 Sep 1917 - 12 Jan 1918 Eugen Hornyák
12 Jan 1918 - 19 Jun 1918 Hugo Pistel
19 Jun 1918 - 27 Aug 1918 Alfons Graf Montecuccoli
27 Aug 1918 - 31 Oct 1918 Alois Sernetz
No flotilla information available
Successes 1 ship taken as prize with a total of 10,484 tons.
20 Jan 1916 k.u.k. U11 König Albert (prize) 10,484 it
Fate Scrapped 1920
- 1st Bn Herts change places with Irish Guards The Battalion moved from Cambrin and Annequin to Sailly Le Bourse, changing places with the Irish Guards.
- 20th Jun 1915 7th Northumberlands Relieved
- 20th Jun 1915 Enemy Mine Explodes
- 20th Jun 1915 On the March
- 20th Jun 1915 Reliefs Completed
- 20th Jun 1915 On the Move
- 20th Jun 1915 Reliefs
- 20th Jun 1915 Bathing
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