Saturday 20 November 1915 – We Lost 203
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.