Heavy Russian attack in Karelian Isthmus was repulsed. In the North Russian troops
checked by snowstorms.
The USS Tuscaloosa arrived at New York with 579
survivors from the scuttled German liner Columbus.
appeared on the eastern countries.
Palace announced that two more U-boats
had been sunk by the French fleet.
The Swedish steamers Mars and Adolf
Bratt were sunk by mines.
The British Admiralty announced the sinking
by Luftwaffe aircraft of the fishing trawlers HMS Pearl on the 17
, and HMS Trinity an 18
, and the trawlers HMS Evelyn and HMS Sedgefy were overdue and
It was reported that British troopship collided in fog,
with liner Samaria the latter being damaged. Hans
Commanding the Graf
commits suicide so as not to disgrace the German Navy. T7
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December Articles: We
have scuttling drill on the Columbus
Edited by Sir John Hamilton
The War Illustrated.
by Sir John Hamilton
2194 Days Of War.
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