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1915, Jan Defeat of the Ottomans in the Caucasus at the Battle of Sarikamish.
1915 The idea of Hindenburg and Ludendorff was to concentrate more and more troops in the east, in the hope of enveloping the Russians by an advance from East Prussia....
The first two years of Italy's participation in the war were taken up with the fighting of 11 successive battles on the Isonzo,...
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  1915 Atlantic hurricane season - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1915 Atlantic hurricane season officially began on June 1, 1915, and lasted until November 30, 1915.
The 1915 season wasn’t very active in terms of the number of storms but it was fairly eventful, with two powerful hurricanes hitting the Gulf Coast of the United States.
Property damage in Louisiana was estimated at $13 million (1915 USD, $239 million in 2005 USD), with $5 million of that in the city of New Orleans.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1915_Atlantic_hurricane_season   (639 words)

  
 1915 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar).
August 6 - World War I: Battle of Sari Bair begins - The Allies mount a diversionary attack timed to coincide with a major Allied landing of reinforcements at Suvla Bay.
5th of may 1915 - The Turks begin shelling Anzac Cove from a new position behind their lines.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1915   (2179 words)

  
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The period from 1894 to 1915 was a period of change, unrest, and economic uncertainty for the workers of the United States.
The period from 1894 to 1915 was one of dramatic transition in the lifestyles of the average U.S. citizen.
In the early part of 1915, the Armenian soldiers in the Turkish army were reduced to a new status.
www.lycos.com /info/1915.html   (656 words)

  
 1915 - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
1912 1913 1914 - 1915 - 1916 1917 1918
1915 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar).
January 12 - The Rocky Mountain National Park is established by an act of the U.S. Congress.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/1915   (1021 words)

  
 Medal of Honor Recipients - Haiti Campaign 1915   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Citation: Serving with the 15th Company of Marines on 22 October 1915, G/Sgt. Daly was one of the company to leave Fort Liberte, Haiti, for a 6-day reconnaissance.
After dark on the evening of 24 October, while crossing the river in a deep ravine, the detachment was suddenly fired upon from 3 sides by about 400 Cacos concealed in bushes about 100 yards from the fort.
After dark on the evening of 24 October 1915, while crossing the river in a deep ravine, the detachment was suddenly fired upon from 3 sides by about 400 Cacos concealed in bushes about 100 yards from the fort.
www.army.mil /cmh-pg/mohhat1.htm   (856 words)

  
 Hawaiian Territorial Medical Society. Minutes, 1915   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Letter of February 26, 1915 from the Secretary of the Life Extension Institute of New York relative to the fee to be charged for examinations read and upon motion of Sinclair, seconded by Wood, referred to Committee of Sinclair and Wood for investigation and report at next meeting.
Johnston stated, that though the law had been in effect since the first of March 1915, some physicians were still prescribing large doses of opium to the opium fiends and were not decreasing the amount prescribed at each visit, as required by the law.
This information being obtained in connection with motion made by Dr. A.N. Sinclair at the May 1915 meeting, with reference to the proper procedure to be taken by the Society against a member covering an unqualified practitioner.
hml.org /mmhc/hma/hma1915.html   (9420 words)

  
 THE HOLOCAUST PROJECT - Timebase 1915
1915 May 1 The German Ambassador, Count von Bernstorff, issues a warning in the New York newspapers stating that it is unwise to travel into a war zone on vessels carrying cargoes vital to the Allies.
1915 July 27 Wireless communications are set up between Japan and the U.S. 1915 July The Warburg Bank sends a telegram to the Imperial Navy Cabinet warning of the mounting anti-German mood in America after the sinking of the Lusitania.
1915 November 30 Sabotage is suspected in an explosion at the DuPont munitions plant in Wilmington, Delaware.
www.humanitas-international.org /holocaust/1915tbse.htm   (2794 words)

  
 19 May 1915 Eruption of Lassen Peak
Although early investigators arrived at this conclusion, it was subsequently abandoned in favor of an interpretation that stressed the generation of the lahar by heat exchange between a dacite lava flow and the residual snow pack.
During May 1915, eruptive activity included volcanic blasts, formation of major lahars, and the emplacement of a dacite lava flow (Table 1).
The characteristics of the eruption that occurred late on the afternoon of 22 May 1915 are discussed in Eppler (1987), and a more expanded treatment of the eruptions of May 1915 and a discussion of the lahars that they generated may be found in Eppler (1984).
barsoom.msss.com /earth/lassen/lassen2.html   (5889 words)

  
 A Sense of Wonder: The 1915 San Francisco World's Fair
In 1915 the fair was a popular destination for a San Francisco summer outing by bicycle, cable car, auto or other form of transportation.
W.D'Arcy, who was called "the Aladdin of the 1915 City Lumminous," was loaned to the Exposition by a young General Electric company eager to promote the miracles of its technology.
The sporty looking gentleman of 1915 depicted here with white linen suit and bow tie is about to ride his 1915 Marston Golden Sunbeam bicycle home after a long day at the fair.
www.moah.org /exhibits/archives/1915   (4100 words)

  
 Loos Memorial, Pas-de-Calais E-F   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Enlisted 30th December 1914, went to France in June 1915 and was killed in action at Hill 70 during the Battle of Loos.
Served with the BEF in France from July 1915 and was killed in action during the advance at Loos.
Enlisted in February 1915, went to France in August 1915 and was killed in action at Vermelles while on Sentry duty in the trenches.
www.silentcities.co.uk /cemeteryl/Loos%20Memorial,%20E-F.htm   (593 words)

  
 Occup. Safety and Health Standards for Shipyard Employment
1915 Subpart B App B - Reprint of U.S. Coast Guard Regulations Referenced in Subpart B, for Determination of Coast Guard Authorized Persons.
1915 Subpart C - Surface Preparation and Preservation
1915 Subpart Z - Toxic and Hazardous Substances
www.osha.gov /pls/oshaweb/owastand.display_standard_group?p_toc_level=1&p_part_number=1915   (555 words)

  
 Gallipoli 1915
On 17 March 1915, Admiral de Robeck was in charge to proceed the plan in place of Admiral Carden.
Although the situation in 1915 demanded much more than a bluff, the original strategy of taking Constantinople was nonetheless the final objective of the Gallipoli Campaign.
May 1915, with Constantinople in the hands of the Australians, the Ottoman government had had enough.
athens.dnstraffic.net /~changing/samples/ww1/gallipoli_1915.htm   (4803 words)

  
 Old Main - 1915
In 1915, drawing rooms for drafting were located on the first floor of the East Wing of the Main Hall.
In 1915, all the faculty and courses in civil, electrical and mechanical engineering were listed under the Department of Mathematics.
Both the history and poem of the Class of 1915 display a pride in accomplishments, an optimism concerning the future, a determination to succeed in life after college, and a love of alma mater.
www.departments.bucknell.edu /edu/photo_history/1915/1915_roberts.html   (1475 words)

  
 Trenches on the Web - Special: The Second Battle of Ypres, Apr-1915
Upon their landing in Flanders, the 1st Canadian Division was assigned a sector in front of the Belgium city of Ypres, a place where the Allied line had pushed a bulge-like incursion into German-held territory - the Ypres Salient.
The Germans, as was common in 1915, organized their defences in depth, even if they had just recently captured the ground they were defending.
The Canadians, as it turned out, had managed to cave in the first line, but there were others from which the German commanders could launch their men into counterattacks.
www.worldwar1.com /sf2ypres.htm   (2265 words)

  
 Viscount Bryce. The Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, 1915-1916.
Memorandum dated 15 /28th October, 1915, from a well-informed source at Bukarest, relating to the extermination of the Armenians in Turkey.
Jibal Mousa: The defence of the mountain and the rescue of its defenders by the French Fleet; narrative of an eye-witness, the Rev. Dikran Andreasian, Pastor of the Armenian Protestant Church at Zeitoun.
1915, from Schwester L. Möhring, a German missionary, describing her journey from Baghdad to the passes of Amanus; published in the German journal " Sonnenaufgang," September, 1915.
net.lib.byu.edu /~rdh7/wwi/1915/bryce   (3929 words)

  
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The 1915 New York State Census is arranged by Assembly District, Election District and Block.
Anthony Quinn was born in Chihuahua, Mexico on April 21, 1915.
These ideas were initially sidelined, but in early 1915 the Russians found themselves threatened by the Turks in the Caucasus and appealed for some relief.
www.lycos.com /info/1915--united-states.html   (250 words)

  
 Baseball Almanac - Year In Review : 1915 American League
Babe Ruth smashed his first career home run on May 6, 1915, but the quotation at the top of the page is in reference to a shot hit on July 21 in Sportsman's Park where Ruth's ball cleared the rightfield stands, crossed Grand Avenue, and broke the window of a car dealer.
On August 21, 1915, the Chicago White Sox acquired Shoeless Joe Jackson from Cleveland in exchange for Larry Chappell, Ed Klepfer, Braggo Roth, and $31,500.
The record Henderson broke that season was previously set by Ty Cobb who stole ninety-six bases during the 1915 season (the final steal was on October 5, 1915).
www.baseball-almanac.com /yearly/yr1915a.shtml   (846 words)

  
 The Welsh Regiment in 1914-1918   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On 29 April 1915, this formation was renamed 114th Brigade, 38th Division.
July 1915 : transferred to 119th Brigade, 40th Division.
Formed at Cardiff, January 1915, as a Bantam Bn.
www.1914-1918.net /welsh.htm   (710 words)

  
 Great war diaries - 47th Brigade RFA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On the nights of the 6th, 7th and 8th July 1915, each battery relieved the opposite batteries of the 46th Brigade RFA in action at Ypres, near the Sally Port.
He died of his injuries on 24 May 1915 and is buried in Le Treport Military Cemetery.
The Bombardier killed on 10 July 1915 was actually 21471 Gunner William Boot, aged 21, a native of East Kirby, Nottingham.
www.1914-1918.net /Diaries/wardiary-47BdeRFA.htm   (770 words)

  
 1915 Officers Died
Son of C. Moss (late Chief Clerk and Registrar of the Supreme Court for Japan.) An agent for the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, at Malacca.
Whilst rescuing several wounded men on the beach he was shot in the abdomen.
Had been wounded at La Bassee February 1915, and was killed at Festubert leading his company.
members.tripod.com /~Glosters/1915off.html   (1012 words)

  
 Events of 1915   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition was not the only major event of 1915.
She is the model for many of the female sculptural and mural figures in the 1915 fair and is dubbed "The Exposition Girl" as a result.
In 1915, a classic dark suit of velvet or wool was proper attire for any woman stepping out in public, and the outfit might have been described as follows:
www.moah.org /exhibits/archives/1915/whatelse.html   (278 words)

  
 john-mar-15
April 21 Smith Conley 27 1915 Gracie Preston 18 September 14 Raleigh Conley 20 1915 Dewey Bayes 17 November 18 David M Cooper 65 wid.
1915 Fannie Sweney 21 September 15 Cleve Salyer 26 1915 Viola Ferguson 30 January 16 Harry Salyer 25 1915 Hester Sturgill 23 August 12 Oscar Salyer 24 1915 Lula Crace 16 November 25 Warnie Salyer 21 1915 Martha Lewis 19 November 10 T.S. Sammons 21 1915 Verna Fitch 18 November 22 Edward Schmanch 38 div.
May 20 B.F. Stambaugh 20 1915 Bessie Picklesimer 20 February 6 Ray Stafford 22 1915 Julia Stapleton 22 January 2 Dora Stapleton 19 [this could be Theodore Stapleton] 1915 Minnie Wheeler 17 September 15 Lafe Stapleton 27 1915 Margie Williams 22 July 21 Henry Spriggs 20 1915 Cora Salyers 36 div.
www.geocities.com /Heartland/Woods/5564/john-mar-15.html   (1039 words)

  
 1915
Oil side and tail lamps were steel with brass trim, until late in the year, and were of a new, interchangeable from side to side, design.
The new type had a cast center section and the axle tubes were inserted into the housing extensions on each side, and riveted in place.
Beginning in January 1915, the magneto powered electric horn began to be used on some production, and by October 1915, all cars had the electric horn.
www.mtfca.com /encyclo/1915.htm   (1274 words)

  
 1915 Tuscania
In January of 1915 the ship is christen S.S. Tuscania and the traditional bottle of Champagne is broken on the bow.
Thursday September 16th, 1915 the National Greek Lines Ship "Athinai" under the command of Captain Nicolas Boyasido, departed from New York with 408 passengers and crew.
It is believed that the bomb was placed in the cargo hold by German sympathizers, as the Athinai fire broke out in nearly the same spot where the Italian Ocean Liner "St. Anna" was ignited by incendiary fuses placed in her cargo hold apparently by Austro-German agents.
renton.50megs.com /Tuscania/1915.htm   (765 words)

  
 1915 New York Yankees Roster by Baseball Almanac
It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season.
The 1915 New York Yankees played 152 games during the regular season, won 69 games, lost 83 games, and finished in fifth position.
They played their home games at the Polo Grounds (Park Factors: 100/100) where 256,035 fans witnessed their 1915 Yankees finish the season with a.454 winning percentage.
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/roster.php?y=1915&t=NYA   (403 words)

  
 The Nobel Prize in Literature 1915 - Presentation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In 1910 he resigned from his duties at the University; since then he has devoted himself entirely to writing, living most of the time in Rome and Switzerland.
During the war, he wrote a series of articles in Swiss newspapers; these were subsequently published in a volume called Au-dessus de la mêlée (1915) [Above the Battle].
* The Nobel Prize in Literature 1915 was announced on November 9, 1916.
www.nobel.se /literature/laureates/1915/rolland-bio-ess.html   (1164 words)

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