22 Apr 1915
  • The Germans made the first gas (initially chlorine) attack on French troops, on the front between Bixschoote and Langemaerck, in Belgium. ww2dbase [AC]
United States
  • Joseph Stilwell departed the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, United States. ww2dbase [Joseph Stilwell | CPC]

22 Apr 1915 Interactive Map

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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