Sunday, 12 June 2016

5th June 1916


The Allied Battlecruiser Fleet in action at the Battle of Jutland,
mentioned by Gen. Rosenthal below.


Monday 5th June

Very pleasant day. Received wireless re Battle in North Sea. Our losses, Queen Mary, Invincible, Indefatigable, Defence, Warrior and Black Prince also 8 Destroyers, while Germans appear to have lost 7 ships, 9 Destroyers, 1 submarine and two Zeppelins. Expect we shall not get full details till we arrive at Marseilles. Being convoyed all day by a Mine Layer. Plenty of merchant ships in all directions.



















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