PROGRESS ON THE ¥SER
The High Commissioner reports: — London. April 25 Belgian anrl French counter attacks have been successfully pursued in olohg coDJuuctioa with the Allies.
The Germans, who are attacking with two army corpp, continued to employ asphyxiating gas yesterday. Projectiles which did not burst were found to contain a large quantity. The Allies have progressed with success towards the Veer Canal on the north bank,
"In spite of virulent German at fcacka the British have maintained all their positions ou the right. Iα the Argonne the French captured an enemy trench with mitrailleuses and prisoners on the heights over the Meuse,
At Calonne, the Germans attacked a trench with one division on a kilometre front, at first making the French first line bend, but a counter attack repaired the position."
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ALLIES COUNTER-ATTACKS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3454, 27 April 1915
ALLIES COUNTER-ATTACKS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3454, 27 April 1915
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