26 Oct 1914
  • The Allies, front line troops exhausted, decided to flood to the canal and waterways of the Yser River in Belgium should German troops continue to advance. ww2dbase [AC]
Russia
  • Boris Shaposhnikov was awarded the Order of St. Anna, 4th Class. ww2dbase [Boris Shaposhnikov | CPC]

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Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
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"With Germany arming at breakneck speed, England lost in a pacifist dream, France corrupt and torn by dissension, America remote and indifferent... do you not tremble for your children?"

Winston Churchill, 1935