1915, Austria, Austria-Hungary, bombardment, casualties, Dardanelles, fortress, Galicia, Germany, Great Britain, HMS Canopus, HMS Cornwallis, HMS Swiftsure, Ottoman Empire, Petrograd, Poland, prisoners of war, Przasnysz, Przemysl, Royal Navy, Russia, Turkey
Petrograd Headquarters reports on the Russian victory at Przasnysz, Northern Poland, in which at least 10,000 Germans were captured. South of Przemysl the Austrian attacks often end in hand-to-hand fighting. All the slopes of the mountains as well as the ravines strewn with Austrian dead. Many of the enemy’s units annihilated. H.M.S. Canopus, Swiftsure, and Cornwallis engaged Fort No. 8 in the Dardanelles, and Fort No. 9, the latter cease firing at 4.50p.m.