Saturday 20 November 1915 – We Lost 203

by greatwarliveslost

British and colonial troops reach Lajj Mesopotamia.

Submarine E11 sinks the Turkish gunboat Sevket Numa in the Sea of Marmora.

Today’s losses include:

  • A battalion commander
  • A man whose brother will be killed in 1918

 Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Lieutenant Colonel George Hepburn Stewart (commanding Otago Mounted Rifles) dies of dysentery on Lemnos Greece at age 40.
  • Private Ewart Grayson (West Yorkshire Regiment) is killed on Gallipoli at age 24. His brother will be killed in July 1918.