Petrogead, October 7. When the Russians emerged from the western exits of the Augustwo forest, they found the enemy's main force of artillery concentrated further west, holding position whence they opened a deadly fire across level ground from three sides of a square. Russian troops were ordered to occupy the nearest height dominating tbe whole countryside. The first guns ascended under a murderous shrapnel fire, but tbey reached the plateau, and within a few minutes the Russian artillery decimated the Germans and disabled their guns. The enemy was soon retiring, and the retreat was transformed into a rout, Russian i horsemen hewing paths through the
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MORE VICTORIES., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3444, 9 October 1914
MORE VICTORIES. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3444, 9 October 1914
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