This Month's Honour Roll, History & Events


commemorates those members of my family tree who have paid the ultimate sacrifice, "Their Name Liveth For Evermore".

 

April 1914-1918


  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 31
  • 1
    British Royal Air Force is founded (RAF)
    ▶1918
    British Destroyer HMS Falcon sunk "collision in North Sea"
    ▶1918
  • 2
    ▶1916
    President Wilson asks U.S. Congress for Declaration of War
    ▶1917
  • 3
    British Submarines HMS C26, C27, C35, E1, E8, E9 and E19 scuttled "at Helsingfors to avoid capture"
    ▶1918
    Marshal Ferdinand Foch becomes supreme allied commander
    ▶1918
  • 4
    British Destroyer HMS Bittern sunk "collision in English channel"
    ▶1918
    Battle of the Avre
    ▶1918
  • 5
    Battle of the Ancre
    ▶1918
  • 6
    United States of America declares war on Germany
    ▶1917
  • 7
    Panama declares war on Germany
    ▶1917
    British Torpedo Gun Boat HMS Jason sunk "west coast of Scotland"
    ▶1917
  • 8
  • 9
    Battle of Arras
    ▶1917
    Battle of Vimy Ridge
    ▶1917
  • 10
    British Patrol Boat P26 sunk
    ▶1917
  • 11
    Haigs order, Back to the Wall
    ▶1918
  • 12
    British Coastal Motor Boat No18a sunk "collision off Belgian coast"
    ▶1918
    British Coastal Motor Boat No33a sunk
    ▶1918
  • 13
  • 14
    Battle of Lake Naroch ends
    ▶1916
  • 15
  • 16
    French Nivelle Offensive
    ▶1917
    Second Battle of the Aisne
    ▶1917
  • 17
    First Battle of Kemmelberg
    ▶1918
  • 18
  • 19
    Second Battle of Gaza
    ▶1917
  • 20
  • 21
    † Red Barron, German fighter pilot shot down
    ▶1918
  • 22
    Second Battle of Ypres
    ▶1915
    Germans, First use Poison Gas
    ▶1915
  • 23
    Raid on Zeebrugge
    ▶1918
    British light Cruisers HMS Brilliant, Sirius and Vindictive sunk "as blockships at Ostend"
    ▶1918
  • 24
    The Battle of St. Julien
    ▶1915
    Easter Rebellion, IRB radicals stage uprising, Dublin
    ▶1916
  • 25
    ▶1915
    Allied Forces land Gallipoli
    ▶1915
  • 26
  • 27
    British Battleship HMS Russell sunk
    ▶1916
    British Sloop HMS Nasturtium sunk
    ▶1916
  • 28
    First Battle of Krithia
    ▶1915
    British Coastal Motor Boat No39b sunk "accidentally burnt at Dunkirk"
    ▶1918
  • 29
  • 30
    Australian Submarine HMAS AE2 scuttled
    ▶1915
    British Sloop HMS Tulip sunk
    ▶1917
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Legend:

Poppy calendar - Lest We Forget - Copyright © 2016 Graeme Watson. Indicates person's from my family tree, who were Killed in Action.

† Indicates a person of note, who was Killed in Action or Died.


[The information contained in this calendar is for general information purposes only.]